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ChineseEdit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see 招來 (“to attract; to incur; to summon; to invite; to court; summoning; summons; etc.”).
(This term, 招来, is the simplified form of 招來.)
Notes:

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
しょう
Grade: 5
らい
Grade: 2
on’yomi

EtymologyEdit

/seurai//ɕeurai//ɕoːrai/

From Middle Chinese compound 招來 (tsyew loj, literally beckon + come).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

招来 (hiragana しょうらい, rōmaji shōrai, historical hiragana せうらい)

  1. invitation
  2. bringing about

VerbEdit

招来する (suru conjugation, hiragana しょうらいする, rōmaji shōrai suru)

  1. invite
  2. bring about, give rise to, cause

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

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