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ChineseEdit

 
to deliver; to turn over; to make friends; to intersect (lines); to pay (money)
 
go through; know well; to connect; to communicate; open
simp. and trad.
(交通)

EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

交通

  1. transportation; traffic
    交通要道  ―  jiāotōng yàodào  ―  main road
  2. communications; liaison

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

交通

  1. (archaic) to collude with
  2. (archaic) to go through without obstructions

JapaneseEdit

 
交通 (kōtsū): traffic.
Kanji in this term
こう
Grade: 2
つう
Grade: 2
on’yomi

EtymologyEdit

/kautuː//kɔːt͡suː//koːt͡suː/

From Middle Chinese compound 交通 (kaew thuwng, literally cross through).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

交通 (hiragana こうつう, rōmaji kōtsū, historical hiragana かうつう)

  1. transportation
  2. traffic
     (こう) (つう) () ()
    kōtsū jiko
    traffic accident
  3. social intercourse

VerbEdit

交通する (suru conjugation, hiragana こうつうする, rōmaji kōtsū suru, historical hiragana かうつうする)

  1. to travel along a specific route
  2. to have contact with other people, to engage in social intercourse

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  • 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan
  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, →ISBN.

KoreanEdit

NounEdit

交通 (gyotong) (hangeul 교통)

  1. Hanja form? of 교통 (transportation, traffic).

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this term

VerbEdit

交通

  1. Hán tự form of giao thông (to communicate).

NounEdit

交通

  1. Hán tự form of giao thông (transportation, traffic).