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east
 
square; quadrilateral; place; region; direction; side; method; way; prescription; power; upright; just
trad. (東方)
simp. (东方)
 
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NounEdit

東方

  1. east

Proper nounEdit

東方

  1. the East; the Orient
    崛起東方 / 崛起东方  ―  juéqǐ dōngfāng  ―  the rising East
  2. A surname​.
    東方 / 东方  ―  Dōngfāng Shuò  ―  Dongfang Shuo
  3. () Dongfang (a county-level city in Hainan, China)
  4. Short for 東方Project (“Touhou Project, a popular bullet hell video game series”).

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JapaneseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Kanji in this term
とう
Grade: 2
ほう
Grade: 2
on’yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

東方 (hiragana とうほう, rōmaji tōhō, historical hiragana とうはう)

  1. east, east area
Related termsEdit

Proper nounEdit

東方 (hiragana とうほう, rōmaji Tōhō)

  1. Short for 東方Project (Tōhō Purojekuto, Touhou Project, a popular bullet hell video game series).

Etymology 2Edit

Kanji in this term
ひがし
Grade: 2
かた
Grade: 2
kun’yomi
Kanji in this term
ひがし
Grade: 2
かた > がた
Grade: 2
kun’yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

東方 (hiragana ひがしかた, rōmaji higashikata)

  1. east (compass point, direction)
  2. the fighters on the east side in a match

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

東方 (dongbang) (hangeul 동방)

  1. Hanja form? of 동방 (east", "eastward", "orient).

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