一代

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
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Noun[edit]

一代 (hiragana いちだい, romaji ichidai)

  1. generation; lifetime; age

Mandarin[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin yīdài [Phonetic: dài]
Zhuyin ㄧ ㄉㄞˋ
IPA (key) /i⁵⁵⁻³⁵ taɪ̯⁵¹/

Noun[edit]

一代 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin yīdài)

  1. generation
    總的來說一代比較開通。 (trad.)
    总的来说一代比较开通。 (simp.)
    Zǒngdeláishuō, wǒ zhè yīdài hái suàn bǐjiào kāitong.
    Generally speaking, my generation can be considered quite open-minded.
    習俗一代一代傳下去。 (trad.)
    习俗一代一代传下去。 (simp.)
    Zhège xísú bèi yīdài yīdài de chuánxiàqù.
    This custom was passed down from one generation to another.
    一代計算機改變我們創建媒體方法。 (trad.)
    一代计算机改变我们创造媒体做法。 (simp.)
    Zhè yīdài de jìsuànjī gǎibiàn le wǒmen chuàngjiàn méitǐ de fāngfǎ.
    This generation of computers changed the way we create media.
  2. (dated) era
  3. (dated) dynasty
  4. (dated) all one's life