See also: 博物馆

Chinese edit

every manifestation of nature; all living things house; establishment
trad. (博物館) 博物
simp. (博物馆) 博物
alternative forms 博物舘

Pronunciation edit


Note: pag4 muêh8 guêng2 - Chaozhou.

Noun edit

博物館

  1. (countable) museum (Classifier: m; )
    海洋博物館海洋博物馆  ―  hǎiyáng bówùguǎn  ―  maritime museum
    中國國家博物館中国国家博物馆  ―  Zhōngguó Guójiā Bówùguǎn  ―  National Museum of China

Usage notes edit

Though 博物館博物馆 (bówùguǎn) 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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Descendants edit

  • Lingao: bɔk⁸ vət⁸ kuan⁴
  • Zhuang: bozvuzgvanj

Japanese edit

Kanji in this term
はく
Grade: 4
ぶつ
Grade: 3
かん
Grade: 3
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Etymology edit

博物 (hakubutsu, wide learning) +‎ (kan, building)

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

(はく)(ぶつ)(かん) (hakubutsukanはくぶつくわん (fakubutukwan)?

  1. museum

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See also edit

References edit

  1. ^ Matsumura, Akira, editor (2006), 大辞林 [Daijirin] (in Japanese), Third edition, Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  2. 2.0 2.1 NHK Broadcasting Culture Research Institute, editor (1998), NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 [NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary] (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK Publishing, →ISBN
  3. 3.0 3.1 Yamada, Tadao et al., editors (2011), 新明解国語辞典 [Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten] (in Japanese), Seventh edition, Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, →ISBN.

Korean edit

Hanja in this term

Noun edit

博物館 (bangmulgwan) (hangeul 박물관)

  1. Hanja form? of 박물관 (museum).

Vietnamese edit

chữ Hán Nôm in this term

Noun edit

博物館

  1. chữ Hán form of bác vật quán (museum).