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ChineseEdit

to fly in the air mother ship
trad. (航空母艦) 航空 母艦
simp. (航空母舰) 航空 母舰
 
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PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

航空母艦

  1. aircraft carrier

SynonymsEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
こう
Grade: 4
くう
Grade: 1

Grade: 2
かん
Grade: S
on'yomi
 
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こうくうかん

EtymologyEdit

航空 (kōkū, aviation) +‎ 母艦 (bokan, mother ship)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

航空母艦 (hiragana こうくうぼかん, rōmaji kōkū bokan, historical hiragana かうくうぼかん)

  1. an aircraft carrier

Usage noteEdit

This term is usually abbreviated as  (くう) () (kūbo).

ReferencesEdit

  • 2002, Yasuo Kitahara, 明鏡国語辞典 (Meikyō Kokugo Jiten), First Edition (in Japanese), Tokyo: Taishūkan Shoten, ISBN 4469021067