Chinese

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For pronunciation and definitions of – see 國會 (“congress; national assembly; parliament; diet”).
(This term is the simplified form of 國會).
Notes:

Japanese

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Kanji in this term
こく > こっ
Grade: 2
かい
Grade: 2
kan’on
Alternative spelling
國會 (kyūjitai)
 国会 (曖昧さ回避) on Japanese Wikipedia
 国会 (日本) on Japanese Wikipedia

Pronunciation

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Etymology 1

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From Chinese 國會国会 (guóhuì).

Proper noun

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(こっ)(かい) (Kokkaiこくくわい (kokukwai)?

  1. the National Diet (Japan's bicameral legislature)
    Meronyms: 参議院 (Sangiin), 衆議院 (Shūgiin)
  2. the Cortes Generales (Spain's bicameral legislature)
  3. the Parliament (France's bicameral legislature; Sri Lanka's and Singapore's unicameral legislature)
  4. the House of Nation (Bangladesh's unicameral legislature)

Etymology 2

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From Korean 국회 (Gukhoe).

Proper noun

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(こっ)(かい) (Kokkaiこくくわい (kokukwai)?

  1. the National Assembly (South Korea's unicameral legislature)

Etymology 3

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From Vietnamese Quốc hội.

Proper noun

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(こっ)(かい) (Kokkaiこくくわい (kokukwai)?

  1. the National Assembly (Vietnam's unicameral legislature)

See also

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References

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  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), Tokyo: NHK Publishing, Inc., →ISBN