ChineseEdit

 
primary; first; fundamental; dollar; (dynasty)
plain; element
simp. and trad.
(元素)

EtymologyEdit

Wasei kango (和製漢語), orthographically borrowed from Japanese (げん)() (genso, element)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

元素

  1. (chemistry) element
  2. element (an essential characteristic)
  3. (computing) element (conceptual object in a markup language)

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
げん
Grade: 2

Grade: 5
on’yomi

EtymologyEdit

(gen, element) +‎ (so, element). Calque of Dutch hoofdstof.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

元素(げんそ) (genso

  1. (chemistry) element, chemical element

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ReferencesEdit

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

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

元素 (wonso) (hangeul 원소)

  1. Hanja form? of 원소 (chemical element).

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this term

NounEdit

元素

  1. Hán tự form of nguyên tố (chemical element).