See also: 监狱

Chinese edit

 
supervisor; hard; strong
supervisor; hard; strong; solid; firm; to supervise; to inspect; jail; prison
prison
trad. (監獄)
simp. (监狱)
anagram 獄監狱监
 
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監獄

  1. prison; jail (Classifier: m c;  c)
    監獄看望爸爸 [MSC, trad.]
    监狱看望爸爸 [MSC, simp.]
    Tā qù jiānyù kànwàng tā bàba. [Pinyin]
    He visited his dad in prison.

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Sino-Xenic (監獄):

Japanese edit

Kanji in this term
かん
Grade: S
ごく
Grade: S
on’yomi

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Noun edit

(かん)(ごく) (kangoku

  1. prison

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References edit

  1. ^ Matsumura, Akira, editor (2006), 大辞林 (in Japanese), Third edition, Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  2. ^ NHK Broadcasting Culture Research Institute, editor (1998), NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK Publishing, →ISBN

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Hanja in this term

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監獄 (gamok) (hangeul 감옥)

  1. Hanja form? of 감옥 (jail).

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Kanji in this term
Grade: S Grade: S

Etymology edit

Attested in the 沖縄語典 (Okinawa Goten, “Okinawan Dictionary”) as かんぐく.[1]

Noun edit

監獄(かんぐく) (kanguku

  1. prison
    Synonyms: (るー, rū), 牢屋 (るーや, rūya)

References edit

  1. ^ 1896: 沖縄語典 (Okinawa Goten, “Okinawan Dictionary”). In Japanese. http://kindai.ndl.go.jp/info:ndljp/pid/992016/28