See also: 由來

ChineseEdit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see 由來 (“origin; source; time since the beginning of the something”).
(This term, 由来, is the simplified form of 由來.)
Notes:

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 3
らい
Grade: 2
goon
Alternative spelling
由來 (kyūjitai)

Pronunciation 1Edit

AdverbEdit

()(らい) (yurai (kyūjitai 由來)

  1. originally

Pronunciation 2Edit

NounEdit

()(らい) (yurai (kyūjitai 由來)

  1. origin
  2. source

VerbEdit

()(らい)する (yurai suruintransitive suru (stem ()(らい) (yurai shi), past ()(らい)した (yurai shita), kyūjitai 由來)

  1. to derive, to proceed from, to originate

ConjugationEdit