Last modified on 29 January 2015, at 23:50

代表

ChineseEdit

 
substitute; replace; generation; dynasty; geological era; era; age; period
 
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


NounEdit

代表

  1. (Beginning Mandarin) representative

VerbEdit

代表

  1. (Beginning Mandarin) to represent
    月亮代表  ―  Yuèliàng Dàibiǎo Wǒ De Xīn  ―  The Moon Represents My Heart (A song by Teresa Teng)

Derived termsEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
だい
Grade: 3
ひょう
Grade: 3
on'yomi

NounEdit

代表 (hiragana だいひょう, romaji daihyō)

  1. the representative, the representation, the delegation, an example
    • 1931, 宮本百合子, 楽しいソヴェトの子供:
       (かあ)さんは、工場 (こうじょう)職場 (しょくば)代表 (だいひょう)をやっている。
      kāsan wa, kōjō de shokuba daihyō o yatte iru.
      The mother serves as the representative on the factory floor.
  2. typification

CompoundsEdit

VerbEdit

代表 + する (hiragana だいひょうする, romaji daihyō suru)

  1. represent, stand for
  2. typify
    • 1908, 夏目漱石, 三四郎:
      これが日本 (にほん)社会 (しゃかい)代表 (だいひょう)しているんだと ()う。
      kore ga nihon no shakai o daihyō shite iru n da to iu.
      This typifies Japanese society.

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, ISBN 4095102535.

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this word

NounEdit

代表 (daepyo) (hangeul 대표)

  1. Hanja form? of 대표, “representative”.