ChineseEdit

left wing
simp. and trad.
(左翼)

EtymologyEdit

“(politics) left wing”
Semantic loan from English left wing.

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

左翼

  1. (literally) left wing
    Antonym: 右翼 (yòuyì)
  2. (politics) left wing
    自由意志左翼  ―  zìyóuyìzhì zuǒyì  ―  libertarian left
    Synonym: 左派 (zuǒpài)
    Antonyms: 右翼 (yòuyì), 右派 (yòupài)
  3. (sports) left-winger
    Antonym: 右翼 (yòuyì)
  4. (military) left flank
    Antonym: 右翼 (yòuyì)

AdjectiveEdit

左翼

  1. (politics) left-wing
    Synonym: 左派 (zuǒpài)
    Antonyms: 右翼 (yòuyì), 右派 (yòupài)

Derived termsEdit


JapaneseEdit

 左翼 on Japanese Wikipedia
Kanji in this term

Grade: 1
よく
Grade: S
on’yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

()(よく) (sayoku

  1. (politics) left wing
  2. (sports) left wing
  3. (military) left flank

See alsoEdit