JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
ばん
Grade: 2

Grade: 1

EtymologyEdit

Compare Korean 번째 (beonjjae).

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

(ばん)() (-banme

  1. Used to form the ordinal numeral as rank. -st; -nd; -rd; -th.
    (ケー)(ツー)()(かい)()(ばん)()(たか)(やま)です。
    Kētsū wa sekai de ni-banme ni takai yama desu.
    K2 is the second tallest mountain in the world.
    ニューメキシコ(しゅう)はアメリカ(がっ)(しゅう)(こく)()(ばん)()(おお)きい(しゅう)です。
    Nyūmekishiko-shū wa Amerika Gasshūkoku de go-banme ni ōkī shū desu.
    New Mexico is the fifth largest state in the United States.

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