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ChineseEdit

 
certainly; must; will; necessarily
 
important; vital; to want; to be going to; must; demand; ask; request; coerce
simp. and trad.
(必要)

EtymologyEdit

from Japanese 必要[1]

PronunciationEdit


AdjectiveEdit

必要

  1. necessary; essential

NounEdit

必要

  1. need

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (必要):

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 高名凱 and 劉正埮, 現代漢語外来詞研究, 文字改革出版社, 1958

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
ひつ
Grade: 4
よう
Grade: 4
on’yomi

EtymologyEdit

/pitueu//fit͡suyoː//hit͡suyoː/

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PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

必要 (-na inflection, hiragana ひつよう, rōmaji hitsuyō, historical hiragana ひつえう)

  1. needed, necessary

InflectionEdit

NounEdit

必要 (hiragana ひつよう, rōmaji hitsuyō, historical hiragana ひつえう)

  1. need, necessity

AntonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

IdiomsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  • 2000, Jonathan Bunt, Gillian Hall, The Oxford Starter Japanese Dictionary, First Edition, New York: Oxford University Press, →ISBN

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

必要 (piryo) (hangeul 필요)

  1. Hanja form? of 필요 (necessity).

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this term

AdjectiveEdit

必要

  1. Hán tự form of tất yếu (necessary).