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馬上

ChineseEdit

horse; horse chess piece; Surname
 
on; up; on top; upon; first (of two parts); previous or last (week, etc.); upper; higher; above; previous; to climb; to go into; above; to go up
trad. (馬上)
simp. (马上)

PronunciationEdit


AdverbEdit

馬上

  1. (Beginning Mandarin) at once; immediately; without delay
    馬上回來 [MSC, trad.]
    马上回来 [MSC, simp.]
    mǎshàng jiù huílái. [Pinyin]
    I'll be back in a minute.
  2. on horseback

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 2
じょう
Grade: 1
on'yomi

NounEdit

馬上 (hiragana ばじょう, romaji bajō)

  1. horseback, the back of a horse
  2. horseback riding

ReferencesEdit

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, ISBN 4095102535.
  • 1998, 広辞苑 (Kōjien), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Iwanami Shoten, ISBN 4000801112
  • 2002, Yasuo Kitahara, 明鏡国語辞典 (Meikyō Kokugo Jiten), First Edition (in Japanese), Tokyo: Taishūkan Shoten, ISBN 4469021067