ChineseEdit

interesting; to interest taste
simp. and trad.
(趣味)

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 2/2 1/1
Initial () (14) (4)
Final () (24) (21)
Tone (調) Departing (H) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Closed Closed
Division () III III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/t͡sʰɨoH/ /mʉiH/
Pan
Wuyun
/t͡sʰioH/ /mʷɨiH/
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡sʰioH/ /miuəiH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/t͡sʰuə̆H/ /mujH/
Li
Rong
/t͡sʰioH/ /miuəiH/
Wang
Li
/t͡sʰĭuH/ /mĭwəiH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/t͡sʰi̯uH/ /mwe̯iH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
wèi

NounEdit

趣味

  1. interest; delight
  2. (obsolete) taste; liking; preference

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (趣味):

AdjectiveEdit

趣味

  1. (Min Nan) interesting

SynonymsEdit

See alsoEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
しゅ
Grade: S

Grade: 3
on’yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(しゅ)() (shumi

  1. a hobby (activity done for enjoyment in spare time)
    (わたし)(しゅ)()盆栽(ぼんさい)です。
    Watashi no shumi wa bonsai desu.
    My hobby is bonsai.
    • 2013 April 7 [Dec 9 2012], ONE; Murata, Yusuke, “(げき)() 一(げき) [1st Hit: One Hit]”, in ONEPUNCH-MAN(【ワンパンマン】) [ONE-PUNCH MAN], volume 1 (fiction), 6th edition, Tokyo: Shueisha, →ISBN, pages 17–19:
      (なに)(もの)だお(まえ)
      Nanimono da omae wa
      Who the hell are you?
      (しゅ)()でヒーローをやっている(もの)
      Shumi de hīrō o yatteiru mono da
      Just a guy who does hero stuff as a hobby
      なんだその(てき)(とう)(せっ)(てい)は…
      Nan da sono tekitō na settei wa…
      What a half-ass setup…
  2. one's taste (set of preferences)
    (あか)セーター(わたし)(しゅ)()ではない
    Akai sētā wa watashi no shumi de wa nai.
    Red sweaters are not my taste.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  2. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

趣味 (chwimi) (hangeul 취미)

  1. Hanja form? of 취미 (hobby).

OkinawanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cognate with mainland Japanese 趣味 (shumi).

NounEdit

趣味 (hiragana すみ, romaji sumi)

  1. hobby
  2. taste, preference