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ChineseEdit

 
one; single; a; (before verbs) as soon as, once; (before a noun) entire (family, etc.)
 
o'clock; time; when; hour; season; period
trad. (一時)
simp. (一时)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

一時

  1. period of time

AdverbEdit

一時

  1. for a short while; temporarily; momentarily
  2. from time to time; occasionally

Derived termsEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
いち
Grade: 1

Grade: 2

Etymology 1Edit

From  (いち) (ichi, one) +  () (ji, o'clock).

NounEdit

一時 (hiragana いちじ, rōmaji ichi-ji)

  1. one o'clock
     (わたし)一時 (いちじ)友達 (ともだち) ()いました。
    Watashi wa ichiji ni tomodachi ni aimashita.
    I met my friend at one o'clock.
Alternative formsEdit
Japanese number-counter combinations for  () (ji)
0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 What time?
 (れい) () (reiji)  (いち) () (ichiji)  () () (niji)  (さん) () (sanji)  () () (yoji)  () () (goji)  (ろく) () (rokuji)  (しち) () (shichiji)
 (なな) () (nanaji)
 (はち) () (hachiji)  () () (kuji)  (じゅう) () (jūji)  (じゅう) (いち) () (jūichiji)  (じゅう) () () (jūniji)  (なん) () (nanji)

Etymology 2Edit

From  (いち) (ichi, one) +  () (ji, time).

AdverbEdit

一時 (hiragana いちじ, rōmaji ichiji)

  1. temporarily
    一時 (いちじ) (かれ)意識不明 (いしきふめい) (おちい)った。
    Ichiji, kare wa ishiki fumei ni ochītta.
    He became temporarily unconscious.
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