動名詞

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Chinese[edit]

 
to use; to act; to move; to change
noun
trad. (動名詞) 名詞
simp. (动名词) 名词

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

動名詞

  1. verbal noun
  2. gerund

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
どう
Grade: 3
めい
Grade: 1

Grade: 6
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

verbal + 名詞 noun

Noun[edit]

動名詞 (hiragana どうめいし, romaji dōmeishi)

  1. (grammar) gerund

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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