ChineseEdit

rapid fast; rapid; quick
simp. and trad.
(迅速)

PronunciationEdit


AdjectiveEdit

迅速

  1. rapid; quick

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
じん
Grade: S
そく
Grade: 3
kan’yōon on’yomi

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Chinese 迅速. (Can this(+) etymology be sourced?)

PronunciationEdit

Adjectival nounEdit

迅速(じんそく) (jinsoku-na (adnominal 迅速(じんそく) (jinsoku na), adverbial 迅速(じんそく) (jinsoku ni))

  1. rapid, quick, prompt
    • 2011, Barack Obama, 中東と北アフリカに関するバラク・オバマの演説, translation of "Remarks by the President on the Middle East and North Africa":
      場所(ばしょ)によっては変革(へんかく)迅速(じんそく)()されようが、(べつ)場所(ばしょ)では徐々(じょじょ)()されよう。
      Basho ni yotte wa henkaku wa jinsoku ni nasareyō ga, betsu no basho de wa jojo ni nasareyō.
      In some places, change will be swift; in others, gradual.
    Synonyms: 迅疾 (jinshitsu), 素早い (subayai)

InflectionEdit

NounEdit

迅速(じんそく) (jinsoku

  1. speed, promptness

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See alsoEdit

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