ChineseEdit

trip; travel
 
to go; to do; capable; all right; competent; OK; okay; to travel; temporary; to walk; will do; behavior; conduct; a row; profession; professional
simp. and trad.
(旅行)

PronunciationEdit


VerbEdit

旅行

  1. to go on a trip; to travel; to tour
    孩子旅行 / 孩子旅行  ―  dài háizi qù lǚxíng  ―  to travel with kids
    美妙旅行  ―  měimiào de lǚxíng  ―  intriguing journey
  2. (archaic) to travel as a group

SynonymsEdit

  • (to go on a trip):

Usage notesEdit

旅行 (lǚxíng) is used when any sense of travel is implied, while 旅遊旅游 (lǚyóu) is used to convey the sense of travelling for the purpose of leisure (e.g. sight-seeing).

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (旅行):
  • Japanese: 旅行(りょこう) (ryokō)
  • Korean: 여행 (旅行, yeohaeng)
  • Vietnamese: lữ hành (旅行)

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
りょ
Grade: 3
こう
Grade: 2
on’yomi

EtymologyEdit

/rjokau//rjokɔː//rjokoː/

From Middle Chinese compound 旅行 (ljoX hæng, literally to travel + to walk). Compare modern Hakka reading lî-hàng, Min Nan readings lí-hêng, lú-hêng.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

旅行(りょこう) (ryokō (historical kana りょかう)

  1. travel, a trip, a journey, a voyage, a tour
    夏休(なつやす)みには旅行(りょこう)()こう。
    Natsuyasumi ni wa ryokō ni ikō.
    Let's go on a trip for summer vacation.

Related termsEdit

VerbEdit

旅行(りょこう)する (ryokō suruintransitive suru (stem 旅行(りょこう) (ryokō shi), past 旅行(りょこう)した (ryokō shita), historical kana りょかうする)

  1. to travel, to journey, to go on a trip, to go for a voyage, to tour
    (かれ)家族(かぞく)旅行(りょこう)したいようだ。
    Kare wa kazoku to ryokō shitai yō da.
    It seems that he wants to travel with his family.

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See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN
  2. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

旅行 (yeohaeng) (hangeul 여행)

  1. Hanja form? of 여행 (trip, journey, travel, voyage, tour).

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this term

VerbEdit

旅行

  1. Hán tự form of lữ hành (to travel).