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See also: 眾議院 and 众议院

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Kanji in this term
しゅう
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Grade: 4
いん
Grade: 3
kan’on on’yomi kan’yōon
 
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EtymologyEdit

Compound of 衆議 (shūgi, general consultation, general conference) +‎ (-in, parliamentary chamber).[1][2]

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Proper nounEdit

衆議院 (hiragana しゅうぎいん, rōmaji Shūgiin, historical hiragana しゆうぎゐん)

  1. the House of Representatives (lower house of Japan's National Diet)
     (しゅう) () (いん) () (いん)
    Shūgiin giin
    a Representative; a member of the House of Representatives

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan
  2. 2.0 2.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN