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ChineseEdit

 
granule; hoarse; raspy; sand; powder; tsar
desert; unconcerned
simp. and trad.
(沙漠)

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PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

沙漠

  1. desert (barren area)

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: S
ばく
Grade: S
on'yomi

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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Chinese /*ʂamɑk̚/ > Japanese /*sabaku/.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

沙漠 ‎(hiragana さばく, romaji sabaku)

  1. desert (barren area)

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 978-4-14-011112-3
  • 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

沙漠 ‎(samak) ‎(hangeul 사막)

  1. Hanja form? of 사막, “desert (barren area)”.

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this word

NounEdit

沙漠

  1. Hán tự form of sa mạc, “desert (barren area)”