ChineseEdit

 
former; original; primary
former; original; primary; raw; level; cause; source
cause; reason; because
simp. and trad.
(原因)

PronunciationEdit


Note: nguang5 êng1 - Jieyang.

NounEdit

原因

  1. (countable) cause; reason (for something happening) (Classifier: m)
    查明原因  ―  chámíng yuányīn  ―  to ascertain the cause
    原因分析  ―  yuányīn fēnxī  ―  cause analysis
    失事原因不明  ―  Shīshì yuányīn bùmíng.  ―  The cause of the crash is not known.
    蒂姆·伯頓導演電影出名原因這些影片很多曲線 [MSC, trad.]
    蒂姆·伯顿导演电影出名原因这些影片很多曲线 [MSC, simp.]
    Dìmǔ Bódùn dǎoyǎn de diànyǐng chūmíng de yuányīn shì zài zhèxiē yǐngpiàn zhōng yǒu hěnduō de qūxiàn. [Pinyin]
    The movies Tim Burton directs are famous for their many curves.
    急轉彎避免動物造成車禍主要原因 [MSC, trad.]
    急转弯避免动物造成车祸主要原因 [MSC, simp.]
    Jízhuǎnwān yǐ bìmiǎn zhuàng dào dòngwù shì zàochéng chēhuò de zhǔyào yuányīn. [Pinyin]
    Swerving to avoid animals is a major cause of crashes.

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
げん
Grade: 2
いん
Grade: 5
on’yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(げん)(いん) (gen'in

  1. cause (source or reason of an event or action)

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

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

原因 (wonin) (hangeul 원인)

  1. Hanja form? of 원인 (cause).

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this term

NounEdit

原因

  1. chữ Hán form of nguyên nhân (cause; reason).