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ChineseEdit

 
exist; deposit; store; keep; survive
 
(located) at; in; exist; (before verbs) immediately involved in; right in the middle of doing
simp. and trad.
(存在)

PronunciationEdit


VerbEdit

存在

  1. to exist

NounEdit

存在

  1. existence

Derived termsEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
そん
Grade: 6
ざい
Grade: 5
on’yomi

NounEdit

存在 (hiragana そんざい, rōmaji sonzai)

  1. existence
     (わたし) (かみ)存在 (そんざい) (しん)じない。
    Watashi wa kami no sonzai o shinjinai.
    I don't believe God exists.
     (かれ)存在 (そんざい)は、我々 (われわれ) (おお)きな (たす)けとなるでしょう。
    Kare no sonzai wa, wareware ni ōkina tasuke to naru deshō.
    His presence will be a big help to us.
     (かれ)はようやく存在 (そんざい) (みと)められた。
    Kare wa yōyaku sonzai o mitomerareta.
    He finally won recognition.

VerbEdit

存在する (hiragana そんざい, rōmaji sonzai)

  1. exist
     (かみ)存在 (そんざい)するとは (おも)いません。
    Kami ga sonzai suru to wa omoimasen.
    I don't believe God exists.
     (かみ)存在 (そんざい)する。
    Kami wa sonzai suru.
    God exists.

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, ISBN 4095102535.

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

存在 (jonjae) (hangeul 존재)

  1. Hanja form? of 존재, “existence”.

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this word

VerbEdit

存在

  1. Hán tự form of tồn tại, “to exist