愛好

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
あい
Grade: 4
こう
Grade: 4
on'yomi

NounEdit

愛好 (hiragana あいこう, romaji aikō)

  1. love; adoration

VerbEdit

愛好 + する (transitive, hiragana あいこうする, romaji aikō suru)

  1. love

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakkan, ISBN 4095102535.

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this word

NounEdit

愛好 (aeho) (hangeul 애호)

  1. Hanja form? of 애호, “love, liking”.

MandarinEdit

simpl. 爱好
trad.

EtymologyEdit

From  ("love") +  ("to be fond of").

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin àihào
Zhuyin ㄞˋ ㄏㄠˋ
IPA (key) /ˀaɪ̯⁵¹⁻⁵³ xɑʊ̯⁵¹/

NounEdit

愛好 (traditional, Pinyin àihào, simplified 爱好)

  1. (Elementary Mandarin) interest; hobby

VerbEdit

愛好 (traditional, Pinyin àihào, simplified 爱好)

  1. (Elementary Mandarin) to like; to be fond of

See alsoEdit

Last modified on 8 April 2014, at 16:01