電子

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
でん
Grade: 2

Grade: 1
on'yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

電子 (hiragana でんし, romaji denshi)

  1. an electron

Usage notesEdit

In compounds or when followed by the possessive particle , this can be translated as either electron or electronic. Note, however, that in both cases this word in Japanese is still a noun.

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CompoundsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakkan, ISBN 4095102535.

MandarinEdit

simpl. 电子
trad.

EtymologyEdit

electricity + (noun particle)

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin diànzǐ
Zhuyin ㄉㄧㄢˋ ㄗˇ
IPA (key) /ti̯ɛn⁵¹ t͡sz̩²¹⁴⁻²¹⁽⁴⁾/

AdjectiveEdit

電子 (traditional, Pinyin diànzǐ, simplified 电子)

  1. electronic

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

電子 (traditional, Pinyin diànzǐ, simplified 电子)

  1. electron

Derived termsEdit

Last modified on 12 April 2014, at 07:59