See also: 世界语

Chinese edit

world; the World
 
speech; language; dialect
speech; language; dialect; tell to
trad. (世界語) 世界
simp. (世界语) 世界
Literally:world language”.

Etymology edit

Wasei kango (和製漢語), orthographically borrowed from Japanese ()(かい)() (sekaigo, world language). Spread by Futabatei Shimei's 1906 book of the same name.[1]

Pronunciation edit


Proper noun edit

世界語

  1. Esperanto

Synonyms edit

References edit

  1. ^ “Partopreninte la 32-an Komunan Seminarion de Aziaj Junularoj”, in El Popola Ĉinio[1] (in Esperanto), 2014 January 6

Japanese edit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 3
かい
Grade: 3

Grade: 2
on’yomi

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

()(かい)() (sekaigo

  1. international auxiliary language
  2. world language

Synonyms edit

Descendants edit

  • Chinese: 世界語世界语 (shìjièyǔ)
  • Korean: 세계어 (segyeeo)
  • Vietnamese: thế giới ngữ

References edit

  1. ^ Matsumura, Akira, editor (2006), 大辞林 [Daijirin] (in Japanese), Third edition, Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

Korean edit

Hanja in this term

Noun edit

世界 (segyeeo) (hangeul 세계어)

  1. Hanja form? of 세계어 (international auxiliary language; world language).

Vietnamese edit

chữ Hán Nôm in this term

Proper noun edit

世界語

  1. chữ Hán form of thế giới ngữ (Esperanto).