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wave; ripple; storm; surge
 
long; length; forever; always; constantly; chief; head; elder; to grow; to develop
trad. (波長)
simp. (波长)
anagram 長波长波
 
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EtymologyEdit

Wasei kango (和製漢語), orthographically borrowed from Japanese 波長 (はちょう) (hachō, wavelength)

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波長

  1. (physics) wavelength

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Kanji in this term

Grade: 3
ちょう
Grade: 2
on’yomi

EtymologyEdit

(ha, wave) +‎ (chō, length)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

波長 (hiragana はちょう, rōmaji hachō)

  1. (physics) wavelength
    • 1928, 宮本百合子, シナーニ書店のベンチ:
       (とく) (てい) () (ちょう) (たい)しては (とく) (てい) (けん) () ()がある。
      Tokutei no hachō ni taishite wa tokutei no kenpaki ga aru.
      There are certain wave gauges for given wavelengths.

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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

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Hanja in this term

NounEdit

波長 (pajang, McCune-Reischauer: p'ajang, Yale: phacang) (hangeul 파장)

  1. Hanja form? of 파장 (wavelength).