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See also: 本质

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ChineseEdit

 
roots or stems of plants; origin; source; this; the current; root; foundation; basis; (a measure word)
 
hostage; substance; nature; quality
trad. (本質)
simp. (本质)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

本質

  1. character; nature; intrinsic quality; essence
    本質區別 / 本质区别  ―  yǒu běnzhì de qūbié  ―  there are essential differences
  2. one's inherent nature

SynonymsEdit

  • (character):
  • (one's inherent nature):

AntonymsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (本質):

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
ほん
Grade: 1
しつ
Grade: 5
on’yomi

EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

本質 (hiragana ほんしつ, rōmaji honshitsu)

  1. essence, nature (intrinsic quality)

CompoundsEdit

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

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

本質 (bonjil) (hangeul 본질)

  1. Hanja form? of 본질 (essence, nature (intrinsic quality)).

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this term

NounEdit

本質

  1. Hán tự form of bản chất (essence, nature (intrinsic quality)).