Japanese edit

Etymology edit

Clipping of either ボルシェビキ (borushebiki), from Russian большеви́к (bolʹševík),[1][2] or ボルシェビズム (borushebizumu), from Russian большеви́зм (bolʹševízm).[2]

Appears in texts from 1928.[2]

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

ボル (boru

  1. [1928] clipping of ボルシェビキ (borushebiki, a bolshevik)
  2. [1950] clipping of ボルシェビズム (borushebizumu, bolshevism)
    アナ・ボル(ろん)(そう)
    Ana Boru Ronsō
    Anarchist-Bolshevik Dispute, Anarchism-Bolshevism Dispute (a political controversy in Japan in 1922)

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References edit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Matsumura, Akira, editor (2006), 大辞林 [Daijirin] (in Japanese), Third edition, Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Shōgaku Tosho (1988) 国語大辞典(新装版) [Unabridged Dictionary of Japanese (Revised Edition)] (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan, →ISBN