ChineseEdit

 
only; merely; just
only; merely; just; but
 
today; modern; present
today; modern; present; current; this; now
trad. (只今)
simp. #(只今)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

只今

  1. (literary) now

SynonymsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (只今):
  • Japanese: 只今(ただいま) (tadaima)
  • Korean: 지금 (只今, jigeum)

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
ただ
Jinmeiyō
いま
Grade: 2
kun’yomi

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

(ただ)(いま) (tadaima

  1. presently, right away, right now, just now

InterjectionEdit

(ただ)(いま) (tadaima

  1. hello; here I am; I'm home (said by a person coming back home, a stock phrase required by Japanese etiquette)

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

KoreanEdit

只今 (jigeum) (hangeul 지금)

  1. Hanja form? of 지금 (now).