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ChineseEdit

to enter courtyard; institution
simp. and trad.
(入院)

PronunciationEdit


VerbEdit

入院

  1. to be admitted to hospital; to be hospitalised
    入院治療 / 入院治疗  ―  rùyuàn zhìliáo  ―  to be admitted to hospital for treatment

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
にゅう
Grade: 1
いん
Grade: 3
on'yomi

EtymologyEdit

/nipuwin//nifuwin//niuwin//njuːin/

Probably from Middle Chinese compound 入院(nyip hjwenH, literally enter + institution). Compare modern Mandarin reading rùyuàn, Cantonese jap6 jyun6.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

入院 ‎(hiragana にゅういん, romaji nyūin, historical hiragana にふゐん)

  1. hospitalisation

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

入院する ‎(intransitive, hiragana にゅういんする, romaji nyūin suru, historical hiragana にふゐんする)

  1. enter the hospital, be hospitalized

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  2. ^ 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