See also: 電腦 and 电脑

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
でん
Grade: 2
のう
Grade: 6
goon
Alternative spelling
電腦 (kyūjitai)

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Chinese 電腦 (diànnǎo, literally electronic brain).[1][2][3]

Uncommon, and not included in all dictionaries.[4] Sometimes described as a shortening of 電子頭脳(でんしずのう) (denshi zunō).[5]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(でん)(のう) (dennōでんなう (dennau)? (kyūjitai 電腦)

  1. (uncommon) computer

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ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 電脳”, in 日本国語大辞典 (Nihon Kokugo Daijiten, Nihon Kokugo Daijiten)[1] (in Japanese), 2nd edition, Tōkyō: Shogakukan, 2000, →ISBN
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 電脳”, in 世界大百科事典 第2版 (Sekai Dai-hyakka Jiten Dainiban, Heibonsha World Encyclopedia Second Edition)[2] (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Heibonsha, 1998
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  4. ^ 1997, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  5. ^ 1995, 大辞泉 (Daijisen) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan, →ISBN