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ChineseEdit

 
go through; know well; to connect; to communicate; open
 
letter; true; to believe; sign; evidence
simp. and trad.
(通信)

PronunciationEdit


VerbEdit

通信

  1. to correspond (communicate by exchanging letters); to communicate

NounEdit

通信

  1. correspondence (communication by exchanging letters); communication

Derived termsEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
つう
Grade: 2
しん
Grade: 4
on’yomi

EtymologyEdit

From Sinitic 通信.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

通信 (hiragana つうしん, rōmaji tsūshin)

  1. communication
     () (こう) ()からの (つう) (しん) ()れた。
    Hikōki kara no tsūshin ga kireta.
    We've lost communication with the airplane.
  2. correspondence
  3. news

CompoundsEdit

VerbEdit

通信する (transitive, hiragana つうしんする, rōmaji tsūshin suru)

  1. to communicate (generally using an electronic device)

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.

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

通信 (tongsin) (hangeul 통신)

  1. Hanja form? of 통신, “communication”.