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ChineseEdit

 
to allow; to permit; to praise; (surname)
 
to marry; marriage; wedding; to take a wife
trad. (許婚)
simp. (许婚)

EtymologyEdit

From (, “to allow, to promise”) + (hūn, “to marry; marriage”)

PronunciationEdit


VerbEdit

許婚

  1. (of a female) to accept the marriage proposal by a male

JapaneseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Kanji in this term
Grade: 5 Grade: S
Irregular

/iɸinaduke//iːnazɨke/

The 連用形 (ren'yōkei, stem or continuative form) of  () () () (īnazuku, literally, "attach a said name").[1]

The kanji compound is likely jukujikun, from Chinese 許婚, above.

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (Irregular reading)

NounEdit

許婚 (hiragana いいなずけ, hiragana いいなづけ, rōmaji īnazuke, historical hiragana いひなづけ)

  1. fiancée or fiancé
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Kanji in this term
きょ
Grade: 5
こん
Grade: S
on’yomi
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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

許婚 (hiragana きょこん, rōmaji kyokon)

  1. (rare) fiancée or fiancé
Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

許婚 (heohon) (hangeul 허혼)

  1. Hanja form? of 허혼, “consent to marriage”.

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this word

NounEdit

許婚

  1. Hán tự form of hứa hôn, “to engage, to betroth