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ChineseEdit

 
law; method; way; Buddhist teaching; Legalist; France (abbrev.)
law
simp. and trad.
(法律)
anagram 律法

EtymologyEdit

Reborrowing from Japanese 法律 (ほうりつ) (hōritsu).

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
Initial () (1) (37)
Final () (148) (52)
Tone (調) Checked (Ø) Checked (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed Closed
Division () III III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/pɨɐp̚/ /liuɪt̚/
Pan
Wuyun
/piɐp̚/ /lʷit̚/
Shao
Rongfen
/piɐp̚/ /ljuet̚/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/puap̚/ /lwit̚/
Li
Rong
/piɐp̚/ /liuĕt̚/
Wang
Li
/pĭwɐp̚/ /lĭuĕt̚/
Bernard
Karlgren
/pi̯wɐp̚/ /li̯uĕt̚/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
fa
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/2 2/2
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle
Chinese
‹ pjop › ‹ lwit › ‹ lwit ›
Old
Chinese
/*[p.k]ap/ /*[r]ut/ /*[r]ut/
English model, law law, rule (n.) 不律 writing brush (pron. in Wú 吳 ap. Shuōwén; E. Hàn)

Notes for Old Chinese notations in the Baxter-Sagart system:

* Parentheses "()" indicate uncertain presence;
* Square brackets "[]" indicate uncertain identity, e.g. *[t] as coda may in fact be *-t or *-p;
* Angle brackets "<>" indicate infix;
* Hyphen "-" indicates morpheme boundary;

* Period "." indicates syllable boundary.
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
No. 2867 15978
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1 2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*pqab/ /*rud/
Notes

NounEdit

法律

  1. law
  2. law; act; statute

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (法律):

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
ほう
Grade: 4
りつ
Grade: 6
on'yomi
 
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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

法律 (hiragana ほうりつ, romaji hōritsu)

  1. The field, profession, and study of law. The rule of law. (Synonym: 法学)
  2. A statute. An act of a legislature.
    • その法律不当だ。
      そのほうりつふとうだ。
      sono hōritsu wa futō da.
      That law is unjust.

SynonymsEdit

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • 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

法律 (beomnyul) (hangeul 법률)

  1. Hanja form? of 법률, “law”.

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this word

NounEdit

法律

  1. Hán tự form of pháp luật, “law