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ChineseEdit

 
to ask; to invite; please (do sth); to treat (to a meal, etc); to request
 
to seek; to look for; to request; to demand; to beseech
trad. (請求)
simp. (请求)

PronunciationEdit


VerbEdit

請求

  1. to ask; to request; to entreat; to beg
    請求輕判 / 请求轻判  ―  qǐngqiú qīngpàn  ―  to request a lenient sentence
    請求饒命 / 请求饶命  ―  qǐngqiú ráomìng  ―  to beg to have one's life spared
    請求寬恕 / 请求宽恕  ―  qǐngqiú kuānshù  ―  to ask for forgiveness

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NounEdit

請求

  1. request; requirement; entreatment

JapaneseEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

請求 (hiragana せいきゅう, rōmaji seikyū)

  1. a strong request
  2. a demand, a claim on the basis of some authority (especially for payment)

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VerbEdit

請求する (suru conjugation, hiragana せいきゅうする, rōmaji seikyū suru)

  1. to make a demand or strong request
  2. to make a demand on the basis of some authority, to make a claim

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN
  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, →ISBN.
  • 1998, 広辞苑 (Kōjien), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Iwanami Shoten, →ISBN