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ChineseEdit

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

PronunciationEdit


AdjectiveEdit

趣味

  1. (Min Nan) interesting

NounEdit

趣味

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

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit


JapaneseEdit

 
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Kanji in this term
しゅ
Grade: S

Grade: 3
on'yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

趣味 ‎(hiragana しゅみ, romaji shumi)

  1. hobby
     (わたし)趣味 (しゅみ)盆栽 (ぼんさい)です。
    Watashi no shumi wa bonsai desu.
    My hobby is bonsai.
  2. one's taste (set of preferences)
     (あか)いセーターは (わたし)趣味 (しゅみ)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 4-385-13905-9
  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 978-4-14-011112-3

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