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ChineseEdit

 
knot; sturdy; to bear (fruit); bond; to tie; to bind
 
to marry; marriage; wedding; to take a wife
trad. (結婚)
simp. (结婚)

EtymologyEdit

From (jié, “to tie, to knot, to join, to connect”) + (hūn, “to marry; marriage”)

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
Initial () (28) (32)
Final () (87) (55)
Tone (調) Checked (Ø) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open Closed
Division () IV I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ket̚/ /huən/
Pan
Wuyun
/ket̚/ /huon/
Shao
Rongfen
/kɛt̚/ /xuən/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kɛt̚/ /hwən/
Li
Rong
/ket̚/ /xuən/
Wang
Li
/kiet̚/ /xuən/
Bernard
Karlgren
/kiet̚/ /xuən/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
jie hēn

VerbEdit

結婚

  1. to marry; to get married

See alsoEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (結婚):

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
けつ > けっ
Grade: 4
こん
Grade: S
on'yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

結婚 ‎(hiragana けっこん, romaji kekkon)

  1. marriage

Derived termsEdit

SynonymsEdit

VerbEdit

結婚する ‎(intransitive, hiragana けっこんする, romaji kekkon suru)

  1. get married

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • 2000, Jonathan Bunt, Gillian Hall, The Oxford Starter Japanese Dictionary, First Edition, New York: Oxford University Press, ISBN 0198601972
  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 978-4-14-011112-3

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

結婚 ‎(gyeolhon) ‎(hangeul 결혼)

  1. Hanja form? of 결혼, “marriage”.

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this word

NounEdit

結婚

  1. Hán tự form of kết hôn, “marriage”
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