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ChineseEdit

irresolute; not serious; variety show excellent; superior
trad. (俳優)
simp. (俳优)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

俳優

  1. (historical) comedy variety show
  2. (dated) comedian; actor

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (俳優):
  • Japanese: 俳優 (はいゆう) (haiyū)
  • Korean: 배우 (俳優, bae-u)

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
はい
Grade: 6
ゆう
Grade: 6
on’yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

俳優 (hiragana はいゆう, rōmaji haiyū)

  1. male or female actor
    衣笠氏 (きぬがさし)映画監督 (えいがかんとく)であるだけではなく、俳優 (はいゆう)であった
    Kinugasa-shi wa eiga kantoku dearu dake de wa naku, haiyū de atta
    Kinugasa was not just a film director; he was an actor.

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, →ISBN.
  • 1998, 広辞苑 (Kōjien), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Iwanami Shoten, →ISBN
  • 2002, Yasuo Kitahara, 明鏡国語辞典 (Meikyō Kokugo Jiten), First Edition (in Japanese), Tokyo: Taishūkan Shoten, →ISBN
  1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

俳優 (bae-u) (hangeul 배우)

  1. Hanja form? of 배우 (actor).