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JapaneseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English bishop.[1][2][3][4]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ビショップ (rōmaji bishoppu)

  1. (Catholicism) a bishop
  2. (chess) a bishop

SynonymsEdit

See alsoEdit

Chess pieces in Japanese · チェス (こま) (chesu no koma) (layout · text)
           
キング (kingu) クイーン (kuīn) ルーク (rūku) ビショップ (bishoppu) ナイト (naito) ポーン (pōn)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  3. ^ 1995, 大辞泉 (Daijisen) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan, →ISBN
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 1997, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN