新聞

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ChineseEdit

new; newly; meso- (chem.)
 
hear; news; celebrated; sniff at
trad. (新聞)
simp. (新闻)

EtymologyEdit

Wasei kango (和製漢語), from Japanese 新聞 (しんぶん) ‎(shinbun, news, newspaper), semantically readapted from Chinese 新聞新闻 (“recent events”).

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

新聞

  1. (countable, uncountable) news (reports of current events)   (Classifier: ; )
    國營新聞媒體 / 国营新闻媒体  ―  guóyíng xīnwén méitǐ  ―  state-run news media

Usage notesEdit

新聞新闻 refers news as in reports of current events; to express the sense of news as in new information in general, use 消息 (xiāoxī).

Derived termsEdit


JapaneseEdit

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Kanji in this term
しん
Grade: 2
ぶん
Grade: 2
on'yomi

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Chinese 新聞 ‎(sin mjun)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

新聞 ‎(hiragana しんぶん, romaji shinbun)

  1. newspaper

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DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  2. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3
  3. ^ 1997, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13143-0
  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, ISBN 4095102535.

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

新聞 ‎(sinmun, McCune-Reischauer: sinmun, Yale: sinmun) ‎(hangeul 신문)

  1. Hanja form? of 신문, “newspaper”.

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this word

NounEdit

新聞

  1. Hán tự form of tân văn, "newspaper"
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