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ChineseEdit

all living things house; establishment
trad. (博物館) 博物
simp. (博物馆) 博物

EtymologyEdit

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NounEdit

博物館

  1. museum   (Classifier: m; )
    海洋博物館 / 海洋博物馆  ―  hǎiyáng bówùguǎn  ―  maritime museum

Usage notesEdit

Though 博物館博物馆 and 博物院 (bówùyuàn) are both translated into English as "museum", it should be noted that the former refers to a museum of any size, while the latter is usually reserved for museums built to a large scale.

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
はく
Grade: 4
ぶつ
Grade: 3
かん
Grade: 3
on'yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

博物館 ‎(hiragana はくぶつかん, romaji hakubutsukan)

  1. museum

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 978-4-14-011112-3
  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, ISBN 4095102535.

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

博物館 ‎(bangmulgwan) ‎(hangeul 박물관)

  1. Hanja form? of 박물관, “museum”.
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