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ChineseEdit

 
learn by heart; the back of the body; to be burdened; to carry on the back or shoulder
 
back; behind; rear; afterwards; after; later
trad. (背後)
simp. (背后)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

背後

  1. behind (of a person, object or story); at the back
    背後有人 / 背后有人  ―  bèihòu yǒurén.  ―  There is someone behind you.
    背後痘痘 / 背后痘痘  ―  bèihòu zhǎng dòudòu.  ―  He has acne on his back.
    背後故事 [MSC, trad.]
    背后故事 [MSC, simp.]
    Wǒ gēn nǐ jiǎng bèihòu de gùshi. [Pinyin]
    I'll tell you the story behind it.

AdverbEdit

背後

  1. in secret; surreptitiously

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
はい
Grade: 6

Grade: 2
on'yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

背後 ‎(hiragana はいご, romaji haigo)

  1. the rear
  2. a part that doesn't appear clearly
    背後には大物いる
    はいごにはおおものいる
    haigo ni wa ōmono ga iru.
    There is a big name behind the scenes.

ReferencesEdit

  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
  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, ISBN 4095102535.
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