ChineseEdit

 
substitute; replace; generation
substitute; replace; generation; dynasty; geological era; era; age; period
 
surface; exterior; to watch
surface; exterior; to watch; to show; express; an example; a list or table; a meter; a watch; chart; external
simp. and trad.
(代表)

PronunciationEdit


VerbEdit

代表

  1. to represent (to stand or act in place of, or be a political representative)
  2. to embody; to represent
  3. on behalf of; in the name of

SynonymsEdit

  • (to embody):

NounEdit

代表

  1. representative
  2. delegate
  3. example; model

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Zhuang: daibyauj

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
だい
Grade: 3
ひょう
Grade: 3
goon

EtymologyEdit

Learned borrowing from Chinese 代表 (dàibiǎo).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(だい)(ひょう) (daihyōだいへう (daifeu)?

  1. a representative, representation, delegation, example
    • 1931, Yuriko Miyamoto, Playful Soviet Children:
      (かあ)さんは、(こう)(じょう)(しょく)()(だい)(ひょう)をやっている。
      Kāsan wa, kōjō de shokuba daihyō o yatteiru.
      The mother serves as the representative on the factory floor.
  2. a typification

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

(だい)(ひょう)する (daihyō suruだいへう (daifeu)? suru (stem (だい)(ひょう) (daihyō shi), past (だい)(ひょう)した (daihyō shita))

  1. to represent, stand for
  2. to typify
    • 1908, Natsume Sōseki, Sanshirō:
      これが()(ほん)(しゃ)(かい)(だい)(ひょう)しているんだと()う。
      kore ga Nihon no shakai o daihyō shiteirunda to iu.
      This typifies a Japanese society.

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, →ISBN.
  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

代表 (daepyo) (hangeul 대표)

  1. Hanja form? of 대표 (representative).

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this term

NounEdit

代表

  1. Hán tự form of đại biểu (representative).