Chinese edit

to enter mouth; (a measure word, for people, livestock or utensils)
trad. (入口)
simp. #(入口)

Etymology edit

Orthographic borrowing from Japanese 入口 (iriguchi)[1]

Pronunciation edit


Note: rùkǒur - "entrance".

Noun edit

入口

  1. entrance; the "in" door; access
    停車場入口停车场入口  ―  tíngchēchǎng rùkǒu  ―  parking entrance
  2. import(s)

Synonyms edit

Verb edit

入口

  1. to enter the mouth
  2. to import

Synonyms edit

Derived terms edit

References edit

  1. ^ 汉语外来词词典 [Chinese Loanword Dictionary] (in Chinese), 1984, page 293

Japanese edit

Kanji in this term
い(り)
Grade: 1
くち > ぐち
Grade: 1
kun’yomi
Alternative spelling
入り口 (rarer)

Etymology edit

Compound of 入り (iri, entry, going in) +‎ (kuchi, mouth; opening).[1][2][3] The kuchi changes to guchi as an instance of rendaku (連濁).

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

(いり)(ぐち) (iriguchi

  1. entrance

Antonyms edit

Related terms edit

Descendants edit

  • Chinese: 入口 (rùkǒu)
  • Korean: 입구 (ipgu)

References edit

  1. ^ Shōgaku Tosho (1988) 国語大辞典(新装版) [Unabridged Dictionary of Japanese (Revised Edition)] (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan, →ISBN
  2. 2.0 2.1 Matsumura, Akira, editor (2006) 大辞林 [Daijirin] (in Japanese), Third edition, Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  3. ^ Matsumura, Akira (1995) 大辞泉 [Daijisen] (in Japanese), First edition, Tōkyō: Shogakukan, →ISBN

Korean edit

Hanja in this term

Noun edit

入口 (ipgu) (hangeul 입구)

  1. Hanja form? of 입구 (entrance).

Vietnamese edit

chữ Hán Nôm in this term

Verb edit

入口

  1. chữ Hán form of nhập khẩu (to import).