候補

ChineseEdit

wait
 
to repair; to patch; to mend; to make up for; to fill (a vacancy); to supplement
trad. (候補)
simp. (候补)

PronunciationEdit


VerbEdit

候補

  1. to be an alternate; to be a candidate for (for a vacancy, waiting list, etc.)
  2. (archaic) to temporarily fill a provincial or ministerial post prior to being assigned a permanent position by the Ministry for Personnel (during the Qing dynasty)

NounEdit

候補

  1. alternate; candidate (for a vacancy, waiting list, etc.)

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
こう
Grade: 4

Grade: 6
on'yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

候補 ‎(hiragana こうほ, romaji kōho)

  1. candidate

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  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 978-4-14-011112-3

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this word

NounEdit

候補 ‎(hubo) ‎(hangeul 후보)

  1. Hanja form? of 후보, “candidate”.
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