ChineseEdit

 
life; age; generation
life; age; generation; era; world; lifetime
 
substitute; replace; generation
substitute; replace; generation; dynasty; geological era; era; age; period
simp. and trad.
(世代)

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
Initial () (26) (7)
Final () (35) (41)
Tone (調) Departing (H) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () III I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ɕiᴇiH/ /dʌiH/
Pan
Wuyun
/ɕiɛiH/ /dəiH/
Shao
Rongfen
/ɕjæiH/ /dɒiH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ɕiajH/ /dəjH/
Li
Rong
/ɕiɛiH/ /dᴀiH/
Wang
Li
/ɕĭɛiH/ /dɒiH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ɕi̯ɛiH/ /dʱɑ̆iH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
shì dài

NounEdit

世代

  1. (literary) era; age; period; epoch

SynonymsEdit

AdverbEdit

世代

  1. (literary) over the course of several generations; from generation to generation; down through the generations; through successive generations

SynonymsEdit

VerbEdit

世代

  1. (literary) to pass on from one generation to the next

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 3
だい
Grade: 3
on’yomi

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Middle Chinese 世代 (MC ɕiᴇiH dʌiH). First appears in the early 1500s.[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

()(だい) (sedai

  1. generation

Derived termsEdit

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 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

世代 (sedae) (hangeul 세대)

  1. Hanja form? of 세대 (generation, era).

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this term

NounEdit

世代

  1. Hán tự form of thế đại (generation, era).