情報

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
じょう
Grade: 5
ほう
Grade: 5
on'yomi

EtymologyEdit

Contraction of kyō koku (situation report).

NounEdit

情報 (hiragana じょうほう, romaji jōhō)

  1. information
    貴重 (きちょう)情報 (じょうほう) ()
    kichō na jōhō o eru
    pick up valuable information
  2. news
  3. gossip

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this word

NounEdit

情報 (jeongbo) (hangeul 정보)

  1. Hanja form? of 정보, “information”.

MandarinEdit

simpl. 情报
trad.

EtymologyEdit

From Japanese.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin qíngbào
Zhuyin ㄑㄧㄥˊ ㄅㄠˋ
IPA (key) /t͡ɕʰiŋ³⁵ pɑʊ̯⁵¹/

NounEdit

情報 (traditional, Pinyin qíngbào, measure word , simplified 情报)

  1. information; intelligence

Derived termsEdit

Last modified on 8 April 2014, at 15:50