See also: 航空母舰

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ChineseEdit

aviation mother ship
trad. (航空母艦) 航空 母艦
simp. (航空母舰) 航空 母舰

EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

航空母艦

  1. aircraft carrier

SynonymsEdit


JapaneseEdit

航空母艦
Kanji in this term
こう
Grade: 4
くう
Grade: 1

Grade: 2
かん
Grade: S
on'yomi

EtymologyEdit

From 航空 (こうくう) ‎(kōkū, aviation) + 母艦 (ぼかん) ‎(bokan, mothership)

PronunciationEdit

うくうぼかん (Nakadaka)

NounEdit

航空母艦 ‎(hiragana こうくうぼかん, romaji kōkūbokan)

  1. aircraft carrier

ReferencesEdit

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