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ChineseEdit

 
from; self; oneself; since
 
to use; to act; to move; to change
trad. (自動)
simp. (自动)

EtymologyEdit

Wasei kango (和製漢語), borrowed from Japanese  () (どう) (jidō).

PronunciationEdit


AdjectiveEdit

自動

  1. (attributive) automatic
  2. voluntary; of one's own accord; on one's initiative; spontaneous

AntonymsEdit

AdverbEdit

自動

  1. automatically
  2. voluntarily; of one's own accord; on one's initiative; spontaneously

Derived termsEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 2
どう
Grade: 3
on’yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

自動 (hiragana じどう, rōmaji jidō)

  1. automatic movement, automatic functioning
  2. (grammar) intransitive verb (Abbreviation of 自動詞.)

AntonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this word

AdjectiveEdit

自動

  1. Hán tự form of tự động, “automatic, spontaneous