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ability; can; may
ability; can; may; capable; energy; able
power; force; strength
trad. (能力)
simp. #(能力)

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能力

  1. ability; capability; capacity; faculty; competence
    科研能力  ―  kēyán nénglì  ―  research ability
    配套能力  ―  pèitào nénglì  ―  supporting capabilities
    承載能力承载能力  ―  chéngzài nénglì  ―  carrying capacity
    專業能力专业能力  ―  zhuānyè nénglì  ―  expertise
    讀寫能力读写能力  ―  dúxiě nénglì  ―  ability to read and write; literacy
    生育能力  ―  shēngyù nénglì  ―  ability to have children; fertility
    能力超群  ―  nénglì chāoqún  ―  to have outstanding ability
    語言能力语言能力  ―  yǔyán nénglì hěn qiáng  ―  to have a strong capacity for language
    獨立生活能力 [MSC, trad.]
    独立生活能力 [MSC, simp.]
    Tā de dúlì shēnghuó de nénglì hěn chà. [Pinyin]
    His ability to live independently is very poor.

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Kanji in this term
のう
Grade: 5
りき
Grade: 1
on’yomi
Kanji in this term
のう
Grade: 5
りょく
Grade: 1
on’yomi

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(のう)(りょく) or (のう)(りき) (nōryoku or nōriki

  1. ability; capability; capacity; faculty
    • 2000 April 20, “スロットマシーン(エー)(エム)(セブン)”, in Magic Ruler -魔法の支配者-, Konami:
      スロットに(そろ)(かず)(のう)(りょく)(へん)()させる(こと)ができるという()(かい)
      Surotto ni sorou kazu de nōryoku o henka saseru koto ga dekiru to iu kikai.
      A machine said to be able to change its ability according to the slot numbers.
    • 2002 September 19, “アイツ [That Other Guy]”, in 黒魔導の覇者 [Champion of Black Magic], Konami:
      ()(じょう)(たよ)りない姿(すがた)をしているが、(じつ)はとてつもない(せん)(ざい)(のう)(りょく)(かく)()っているらしい。
      Hijō ni tayorinai sugata o shite iru ga, jitsu wa totetsu mo nai senzai nōryoku o kakushimotte iru rashii.
      He looks completely unreliable, but he is actually said to have incredible potential.

References edit

  1. ^ 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
  2. ^ Matsumura, Akira, editor (2006), 大辞林 (in Japanese), Third edition, Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, →ISBN.

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Hanja in this term

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能力 (neungnyeok) (hangeul 능력)

  1. Hanja form? of 능력 (capacity, ability).

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chữ Hán Nôm in this term

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能力

  1. chữ Hán form of năng lực (power; ability; energy).