ChineseEdit

 
important; vital; to want
important; vital; to want; to be going to; must; demand; ask; request; coerce
 
to seek; to look for; to request
to seek; to look for; to request; to demand; to beseech
simp. and trad.
(要求)

PronunciationEdit


Note: Note pronunciation of .

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2 1/1
Initial () (34) (30)
Final () (91) (136)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () III III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ʔiᴇu/ /ɡɨu/
Pan
Wuyun
/ʔiɛu/ /ɡiu/
Shao
Rongfen
/ʔjæu/ /ɡiəu/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ʔiaw/ /guw/
Li
Rong
/ʔiɛu/ /ɡiu/
Wang
Li
/ĭɛu/ /ɡĭəu/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ʔi̯ɛu/ /gi̯ə̯u/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
yāo qiú

VerbEdit

要求

  1. to ask; to request; to require; to demand; to claim
    要求某人某事  ―  yāoqiú mǒurén zuò mǒushì  ―  to ask somebody to do something
    工作要求全國四處 [MSC, trad.]
    工作要求全国四处 [MSC, simp.]
    Tā de gōngzuò yāoqiú tā quánguó sìchù pǎo. [Pinyin]
    His work required him to move about the country.

SynonymsEdit

NounEdit

要求

  1. request; requirement; demand; claim (Classifier: )
    要求  ―  yāoqiú  ―  to make a request
    著裝要求 / 着装要求  ―  zhuózhuāng yāoqiú  ―  dress code
    領土要求 / 领土要求  ―  lǐngtǔ yāoqiú  ―  territorial claim
    申請要求 / 申请要求  ―  shēnqǐng yāoqiú  ―  application requirements

SynonymsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (要求):

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
よう
Grade: 4
きゅう
Grade: 4
on’yomi

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Chinese 要求 (MC ʔiᴇu ɡɨu).

NounEdit

要求(ようきゅう) (yōkyū

  1. demand; firm request; requirement
    要求(ようきゅう)無視(むし)した。
    Yōkyū o mushi shita.
    They did not listen to our demands.

VerbEdit

要求(ようきゅう)する (yōkyū surutransitive suru (stem 要求(ようきゅう) (yōkyū shi), past 要求(ようきゅう)した (yōkyū shita))

  1. to demand

ConjugationEdit


KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

要求 (yogu) (hangeul 요구)

  1. Hanja form? of 요구 (demand; claim).

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this term

VerbEdit

要求

  1. Hán tự form of yêu cầu (to demand).

NounEdit

要求

  1. Hán tự form of yêu cầu (demand; request).