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number of times; order; sequence; next; second(ary); (measure word)
 
primary; first; fundamental; dollar; (dynasty)
simp. and trad.
(次元)
 
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EtymologyEdit

Wasei kango (和製漢語), orthographically borrowed from Japanese  () (げん) (jigen)

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NounEdit

次元

  1. dimension

JapaneseEdit

 次元 on Japanese Wikipedia
Kanji in this term

Grade: 3
げん
Grade: 2
on’yomi

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NounEdit

次元 (hiragana じげん, rōmaji jigen)

  1. a dimension
    • 1999 May 25, “オシロ・ヒーロー [Oscillo Hero]”, in BOOSTER 2 (in Japanese), Konami:
       () () (げん) () (かい)からやってきた、なんだかよく ()からない (せん) ()
      Ijigen no sekai kara yattekita, nandaka yoku wakara nai senshi.
      A warrior, about whom little is known, who comes from a world in a different dimension.
    • 2003 February 20, “げんトレーナー [Different Dimension Trainer]”, in 闇魔界の脅威 [Threat of the Dark Demon World] (in Japanese), Konami:
       () () (げん) () ()まれてしまった (あわ)れなゴブリン。しかし、 (いま) (あら)たな (もく) (ひょう) ()かって () () () (りょく)している。
      Ijigen ni suikomarete shimatta aware na goburin. Shikashi, ima arata na mokuhyō ni mukatte hibi doryoku shiteiru.
      A poor goblin who was sucked into a different dimension. However, he’s doing his best with his new destiny.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  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
  3. ^ 1997, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

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Hanja in this term

NounEdit

次元 (chawon, McCune-Reischauer: ch'awŏn, Yale: chawen) (hangeul 차원)

  1. Hanja form? of 차원 (dimension).