See also: 定义

Contents

ChineseEdit

 
to set; to fix; to determine; to decide; to order
justice; righteousness; meaning
trad. (定義)
simp. (定义)

EtymologyEdit

Wasei kango (和製漢語), borrowing from Japanese 定義 (ていぎ)(teigi, definition)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

定義

  1. definition

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

定義

  1. to come up with a definition; to define

JapaneseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Kanji in this term
てい
Grade: 3

Grade: 5
on'yomi
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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

定義 ‎(hiragana ていぎ, romaji teigi)

  1. definition

VerbEdit

定義する ‎(transitive, hiragana ていぎする, romaji teigi suru)

  1. to define
ConjugationEdit

DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Kanji in this term
さだ
Grade: 3
よし
Grade: 5
kun'yomi
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Proper nounEdit

定義 ‎(hiragana さだよし, romaji Sadayoshi)

  1. A male given name

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

定義 ‎(jeong-ui) ‎(hangeul 정의)

  1. Hanja form? of 정의, “definition”.

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this word

NounEdit

定義

  1. Hán tự form of định nghĩa, “definition