ChineseEdit

 
grass; straw; draft (of a document)
grass; straw; draft (of a document); careless; rough; manuscript; hasty
plain
trad. (草原)
simp. #(草原)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

草原

  1. grassland; prairie; steppe; savanna

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (草原):

JapaneseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Kanji in this term
そう
Grade: 1
げん
Grade: 2
on’yomi

(Can this(+) etymology be sourced?) From Sinitic.

NounEdit

(そう)(げん) (sōgen

  1. grassland, meadow
    • 2014 March 8, “ルイーズ [Louise]”, in 決闘王の記憶 決闘者の王国編 [Memories of the Duel King: Duelist Kingdom Arc], Konami:
      (からだ)(ちい)さいが、(そう)(げん)での(しゅ)()(りょく)はかなり(つよ)い。
      Karada wa chīsai ga, sōgen de no shubiryoku wa kanari tsuyoi.
      It may be small, but its defense strength is considerable in grasslands.
  2. steppe
  3. savanna
  4. prairie

Etymology 2Edit

Kanji in this term
くさ
Grade: 1
はら
Grade: 2
kun’yomi

(くさ) (kusa, grass) + (はら) (hara, field)

NounEdit

(くさ)(はら) (kusahara

  1. grassland, meadow

ReferencesEdit

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

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

草原 (chowon) (hangeul 초원)

  1. Hanja form? of 초원 (grassland).

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this term

NounEdit

草原

  1. Hán tự form of thảo nguyên (grassland; steppe).