See also: 动力

ChineseEdit

 
to move; to change; to use; to act
power; force; strength
trad. (動力)
simp. (动力)

EtymologyEdit

Wasei kango (和製漢語), orthographically borrowed from Japanese 動力(どうりょく) (dōryoku, (electric) power)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

動力

  1. motive power
  2. force; impetus
  3. motivation (to do something)

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
どう
Grade: 3
りょく
Grade: 1
on’yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

動力(どうりょく) (dōryoku

  1. power
  2. (electric) power
  3. motive power

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  2. 2.0 2.1 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN
  3. 3.0 3.1 1997, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

動力 (dongnyeok) (hangeul 동력)

  1. Hanja form? of 동력 (motive power).

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this term

NounEdit

動力

  1. Hán tự form of động lực (motive power).