ChineseEdit

 
substitute; replace; generation
substitute; replace; generation; dynasty; geological era; era; age; period
 
to manage; to heed; to put in order
to manage; to heed; to put in order; reason; logic; science; inner principle or structure
simp. and trad.
(代理)

PronunciationEdit


VerbEdit

代理

  1. to act as an agent; to be a representative; to act as a proxy

SynonymsEdit

NounEdit

代理

  1. agent; representative; proxy
    獨家代理 / 独家代理  ―  dújiā dàilǐ  ―  sole agency

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (代理):
  • Japanese: (だい)() (dairi)
  • Korean: 대리 (代理, daeri)
  • Vietnamese: đại lí (代理)

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
だい
Grade: 3

Grade: 2
on’yomi

EtymologyEdit

From (dai, “replace”) + (ri, “deal”)

NounEdit

代理(だいり) (dairi

  1. surrogation, proxy
  2. (law) proxy

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

代理(だいり)する (dairi surusuru (stem 代理(だいり) (dairi shi), past 代理(だいり)した (dairi shita))

  1. to act in place of

ConjugationEdit