ChineseEdit

 
like; same; similar; together; alike; with
the will
simp. and trad.
(同志)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

同志

  1. someone sharing similar interests or aspirations; kindred spirit
  2. fellow member of a political party
  3. (communism) comrade (Classifier: ; ; )
  4. (neologism, gay slang) homosexual; gay (Classifier: ; ; )
  5. (neologism, gay slang) person of a non-mainstream sexuality or gender identity; LGBTI person; queer (Classifier: ; ; )

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (同志):
  • Japanese: (どう)() (dōshi)
  • Korean: 동지 (同志, dongji)
  • Vietnamese: đồng chí (同志)

Others:

AdjectiveEdit

同志

  1. (neologism, attributive) homosexual; gay
  2. (neologism, attributive) pertaining to non-mainstream sexuality or gender identity; queer; LGBTI
    北京同志中心 [MSC, trad. and simp.]
    Běijīng Tóngzhì Zhōngxīn [Pinyin]
    Beijing LGBT Center

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
どう
Grade: 2

Grade: 5
on’yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

同志(どうし) (dōshi

  1. like-minded people, comrades in a general sense

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

同志 (dongji) (hangeul 동지)

  1. Hanja form? of 동지 (comrade).

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this term

NounEdit

同志

  1. Hán tự form of đồng chí (comrade).