光線

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
こう
Grade: 2
せん
Grade: 2
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

光線 (hiragana こうせん, romaji kōsen)

  1. a ray of light
     (つき)光線 (こうせん)太陽 (たいよう)光線 (こうせん)
    tsuki no kōsen, taiyō no kōsen
    moonbeams, sunbeams or rays of sunlight
  2. a spectrum
    光線 (こうせん)分析 (ぶんせき)する
    kōsen o bunseki suru
    analyze a spectrum

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Mandarin[edit]

simpl. 光线
trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin guāngxiàn
Zhuyin ㄍㄨㄤ ㄒㄧㄢˋ
IPA (key) /ku̯ɑŋ⁵⁵ ɕi̯ɛn⁵¹/

Noun[edit]

光線 (traditional, Pinyin guāngxiàn, classifier , simplified 光线)

  1. (uncountable) light
    光線眼睛有點受不了
    guāngxiàn tài qiáng, wǒ de yǎnjīng yǒudiǎn shòubùliǎo
    The light was too strong for my eyes.
  2. (countable) ray of light