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idea; meaning; wish; desire; (abbr.) Italy
justice; righteousness; meaning
trad. (意義)
simp. (意义)

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NounEdit

意義

  1. meaning; sense
    比喻意義 / 比喻意义  ―  bǐyù yìyì  ―  figurative meaning
  2. significance; importance; value
    重要意義 / 重要意义  ―  zhòngyào yìyì  ―  significance
    生命意義 / 生命意义  ―  shēngmìng de yìyì  ―  the meaning of life
    意義 / 意义  ―  hěn yǒu yìyì  ―  very meaningful

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Sino-Xenic (意義):
  • Japanese:  () () (igi)
  • Korean: 의의 (意義, uiui)
  • Vietnamese: ý nghĩa (意義)

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 3

Grade: 5
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NounEdit

意義 (hiragana いぎ, rōmaji igi)

  1. significance

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

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Hanja in this term

NounEdit

意義 (uiui) (hangeul 의의)

  1. Hanja form? of 의의 (meaning, significance, importance).

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this term

NounEdit

意義

  1. Hán tự form of ý nghĩa (literal reading; meaning).