See also: 生计

ChineseEdit

 
to be born; to give birth; life
to be born; to give birth; life; to grow; student; raw
 
to calculate; to compute; to count
to calculate; to compute; to count; reckon; ruse; to plan
trad. (生計)
simp. (生计)
anagram 計生计生

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

生計

  1. livelihood

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VerbEdit

生計

  1. (archaic) to devise a stratagem; to work out a scheme; to draw up a plan

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
せい
Grade: 1
けい
Grade: 2
on’yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

生計(せいけい) (seikei

  1. livelihood
    • 1910, 夏目漱石, 門:
      小女(こおんな)一人使(ひとりつか)って、(あさ)から(ばん)までことりと(おと)もしないように(しずか)かな生計(せいけい)()てていた。
      Koonna o hitori tsukatte, asa kara ban made kotori to oto mo shinai yō ni shizukaka na seikei o tatete ita.
      They had only a young maid, and from morning to night they led a livelihood so quiet that one could hear a pin drop.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN