選択

See also: 选择 and 選擇

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
せん
Grade: 4
じゃく > ちゃく
Grade: S
Irregular
Kanji in this term
せん
Grade: 4
じゃく
Grade: S
on'yomi
Kanji in this term
せん
Grade: 4
たく
Grade: S
on'yomi

PronunciationEdit

  • (Irregular reading)
  • (Tokyo) んちゃく [sèńchákú] (Heiban - [0])
  • IPA(key): [sẽ̞nt͡ɕa̠kɯᵝ]

NounEdit

選択 ‎(shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 選擇, hiragana せんたく, romaji sentaku)
(alternative reading hiragana せんじゃく, romaji senjaku)
(alternative reading hiragana せんちゃく, romaji senchaku)

  1. a selection; a choice; an option
    • 2002, episode Hellfire of the Hellsing anime
       (まえ)選択 (せんたく)だ。
      Omae no sentaku da.
      It's your choice.

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VerbEdit

選択する ‎(shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 選擇, hiragana せんたくする, romaji sentaku suru)

  1. to select; to choose
    • 2007 February 1, Mohiro Kitoh, “きりようすけ」③ ["Yōsuke Kirie" ③]”, in ぼくらの [Our], volume 6 (in Japanese), Tokyo: Shogakukan, ISBN 4-09-188349-4, page 55:
      イルカの () (かな)しんでも、 () (ちく) (ぶた) ()にいちいち (なみだ) (なが) (ひと)はいない。それはそこに (じゅん) (ばん)をつけているからよね。だから () (じん) () () (じん) ()、どちらかを (せん) (たく)しなくてはいけなくなったら、 (わたし) (まよ)わず () (じん) () (えら)ぶ。
      Iruka no shi o kanashinde mo, kachiku no buta no shi ni ichiichi namida o nagasu hito wa inai. Sore wa soko ni junban o tsuketeiru kara yo ne. Dakara chijin no shi to tajin no shi, dochira ka o sentakushinakute wa ikenaku nattara, watashi wa mayowazu tajin no shi o erabu.
      People may feel sad when a dolphin dies, but no one sheds tears over a livestock pig. It's because those things aren't equally important to them. That's why, if I have to choose who to die between a friend and a stranger, I will always choose the the stranger.

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