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ChineseEdit

green (blue, black); Qinghai province (abbrev.)
 
young; few; little; lack
year
simp. and trad.
(青少年)

EtymologyEdit

Short for 青年 (qīngnián) + 少年 (shàonián).

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

青少年

  1. young person; youth; adolescent; teenager

Derived termsEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
せい
Grade: 1
しょう
Grade: 2
ねん
Grade: 1
on’yomi

NounEdit

青少年 (hiragana せいしょうねん, rōmaji seishōnen)

  1. a youth or young person

SynonymsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, →ISBN.