地下

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Grade: 2 Grade: 1

EtymologyEdit

(ち, chi, ground) + (か, ka, under)

NounEdit

地下 (hiragana ちか, romaji chika)

  1. underground; subterranean
  • 地下2階
    ちかにかい
    chika ni kai
    the second basement

IdiomsEdit

  • 地下に潜る
    ちかにもぐる
    chika ni moguru
    go underground (as in a political movement)

Derived termsEdit


MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin dìxià
Zhuyin ㄉㄧˋ ㄒㄧㄚˋ
IPA (key) /ti⁵¹⁻⁵³ ɕi̯a̠⁵¹/

NounEdit

地下 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin dìxià)

  1. (Elementary Mandarin) underground
  2. (Elementary Mandarin) on the ground
Last modified on 8 April 2014, at 10:42