仕置き

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Kanji in this term
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Etymology[edit]

Compound of (shi, doing, stem of verb する suru “to do”) +‎ 置き (oki, putting, placing, stem of verb 置く oku “to put, to place”). The character is an example of ateji.[1]

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仕置き (hiragana しおき, romaji shioki)

  1. a means of dealing with or disposing of something
  2. control, command, the maintenance of order
  3. a penalty or judgment against
  4. punishment, possibly corporal, possibly just scolding
  5. execution (punishment by death)
  6. the garrisoning of a conquered or subjugated area
  7. the construction of a thing, how something is made, how something is put together

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仕置き + する (hiragana しおきする, romaji shioki suru)

  1. to deal with something, to dispose of something
  2. to control, to command, to maintain order
  3. to punish, to penalize
  4. to execute (to punish by killing)
  5. to garrison a conquered or subjugated area

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References[edit]

  1. ^ 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan
  2. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3