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ChineseEdit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see 大學 (“university; college; etc.”).
(This term, 大学, is the simplified form of 大學.)
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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
だい
Grade: 1
がく
Grade: 1
goon

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Chinese 大學 (MC dɑiH ɦˠʌk̚).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

大学 (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 大學, hiragana だいがく, rōmaji Daigaku)

  1. (Confucianism) Great Learning

NounEdit

大学 (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 大學, hiragana だいがく, rōmaji daigaku)

  1. a university; a college
    • 1996 February 20 [Feb 15 1988], Adachi, Mitsuru, “近況 [How It’s Going Now]”, in SHORT PROGRAMショート・プログラム [SHORT PROGRAM], volume 1 (fiction), 25th edition, Tokyo: Shogakukan, →ISBN, page 15:
       (いち) (りゅう) (だい) (がく) (とう) (きょう) (あお) (やま)マンション ()らし。ラグビー ()、おまけにベンツ。
      Ichiryū daigaku, Tōkyō Aoyama manshon gurashi. Ragubī-bu, omake ni Bentsu.
      Goes to top-class university, lives in a condo in Aoyama, Tōkyō. Plays on a rugby team, and on top of that, has a Benz.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  2. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN
  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, →ISBN.