飛行機

See also: 飞行机

ChineseEdit

to fly; to be in flight machine; opportunity; secret
trad. (飛行機) 飛行
simp. (飞行机) 飞行
alternative forms 飛龍機飞龙机 (hoe-lêng-ki; hui-; poe-; -nn̄g-)

EtymologyEdit

From Japanese 飛行機 (hikōki).

PronunciationEdit


Note: hì-kho-khí - from Japanese pronunciation.

NounEdit

飛行機

  1. (Taiwanese Hokkien and Hakka, dated in Mandarin) airplane; aeroplane (Classifier: mn)

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 4
こう
Grade: 2

Grade: 4
kan’on
Alternative spelling
飛行器

EtymologyEdit

First attested in 1908, cited from the 万朝報 (Yorozu Chōho) serial in its October 3 issue.[1]

From 飛行 (hikō, flying, flight) +‎ (-ki, machine), a calque of English flying machine.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

()(こう)() (hikōkiひかうき (fikauki)? (counter )

  1. an airplane, aeroplane

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

DescendantsEdit
  • Chinese: 飛行機飞行机 (fēixíngjī)
  • Paiwan: hikuki
  • Puyuma: hikuki
  • Sakizaya: hikuki

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan
  2. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  1. 2000, Jonathan Bunt, Gillian Hall, The Oxford Starter Japanese Dictionary, First Edition, New York: Oxford University Press, →ISBN

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

飛行機 (bihaenggi) (hangeul 비행기)

  1. Hanja form? of 비행기 (airplane, aeroplane).

YonaguniEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Japanese 飛行機 (hikōki).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

飛行機 (hiragana ひぐんき, rōmaji higunki, alternative reading hiragana ちこーき, rōmaji chikōki)

  1. an airplane, aeroplane