助詞

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
じょ
Grade: 3

Grade: 6
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

(じょ, jo), "helper" + (し, shi), "word"

Noun[edit]

助詞 (hiragana じょし, romaji joshi)

  1. (grammar) Particle: a part of speech in Japanese grammar known as a particle or relational; a suffix indicating the part of speech of the previous element or the mode of the whole preceding sentence or clause.

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References[edit]

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakkan, ISBN 4095102535.

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this word

Noun[edit]

助詞 (susa) (hangeul 조사)

  1. Hanja form? of 조사, “particle; postposition”.