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begin; initiate; inaugurate; start; create; a wound; cut; injury; trauma
 
to make; to build; to invent; to manufacture
trad. (創造)
simp. (创造)

PronunciationEdit


VerbEdit

創造

  1. to create
    創造條件 / 创造条件  ―  chuàngzào tiáojiàn  ―  to create conditions
    創造紀錄 / 创造纪录  ―  chuàngzào jìlù  ―  to set a record

SynonymsEdit

NounEdit

創造

  1. creation

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (創造):

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
そう
Grade: 6
ぞう
Grade: 5
on’yomi

EtymologyEdit

/sauzau//sɔːzɔː//soːzoː/

From Middle Chinese compound 創造 (t͡ʃʰɨɐŋH d͡zɑuX, literally to begin + to make). Compare modern Mandarin reading chuàngzào, Cantonese cong3 zou6.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

創造 (hiragana そうぞう, rōmaji sōzō, historical hiragana さうざう)

  1. creation: the making of things
  2. Creation: all of existence as created by one or more deities

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

創造する (transitive, suru conjugation, hiragana そうぞうする, rōmaji sōzō suru, historical hiragana さうざうする)

  1. to create

ConjugationEdit

See alsoEdit

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
  2. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  • 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

創造 (changjo) (hangeul 창조)

  1. Hanja form? of 창조 (creation).