ChineseEdit

political; politics; government prefecture; mansion
simp. and trad.
(政府)

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
Initial () (23) (1)
Final () (121) (24)
Tone (調) Departing (H) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open Closed
Division () III III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/t͡ɕiᴇŋH/ /pɨoX/
Pan
Wuyun
/t͡ɕiɛŋH/ /pioX/
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡ɕiæŋH/ /pioX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ciajŋH/ /puə̆X/
Li
Rong
/t͡ɕiɛŋH/ /pioX/
Wang
Li
/t͡ɕĭɛŋH/ /pĭuX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/t͡ɕi̯ɛŋH/ /pi̯uX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
zhèng
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
zing3 fu2

NounEdit

政府

  1. government
    政府債券 / 政府债券  ―  zhèngfǔ zhàiquàn  ―  government bond
    政府意志  ―  zhèngfǔ yìzhì  ―  government will
    政府部門 / 政府部门  ―  zhèngfǔ bùmén  ―  branch of government
    當選政府 / 当选政府  ―  xīn dāngxuǎn de zhèngfǔ  ―  newly-elected government
    英國政府憑什麼干涉 [MSC, trad.]
    英国政府凭什么干涉 [MSC, simp.]
    Yīngguó zhèngfǔ píng shénme yào gānshè? [Pinyin]
    On what authority can the British government interfere?
    政府忌諱這個 [MSC, trad.]
    政府忌讳这个 [MSC, simp.]
    Zhèngfǔ tǐng jìhuì zhège de. [Pinyin]
    The government considers this a taboo topic.
    中國政府1970年代開始推行計劃生育 [MSC, trad.]
    中国政府1970年代开始推行计划生育 [MSC, simp.]
    Zhōngguó zhèngfǔ zài 1970 niándài kāishǐ tuīxíng jìhuàshēngyù. [Pinyin]
    In the 1970s, the Chinese government started to enact the One-Child Policy.

SynonymsEdit

  • 阿公 (Singapore Hokkien, slang)

AdjectiveEdit

政府

  1. (attributive) government; governmental

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (政府):
  • Japanese: 政府(せいふ) (seifu)
  • Korean: 정부 (政府, jeongbu)
  • Vietnamese: chính phủ (政府)

Others:


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
せい
Grade: 5

Grade: 4
on’yomi

NounEdit

(せい)() (seifu

  1. government
  2. cabinet

PronunciationEdit

Derived termsEdit

Usage notesEdit

In Japanese, seifu especially with demonstratives, refers to the current administration, the prime minister and the cabinet ministers. It could also refer to the permanent ruling bodies, without specifiers.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 1974, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Second Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

政府 (jeongbu) (hangeul 정부)

  1. Hanja form? of 정부 (government).

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this term

NounEdit

政府

  1. Hán tự form of chính phủ (government).