可能

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 5
のう
Grade: 5
on'yomi

Adjectival noun[edit]

可能 (-na inflection, hiragana かのう, romaji kanō)

  1. possible
  2. feasible

Compounds[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Antonyms[edit]

Inflection[edit]

Noun[edit]

可能 (hiragana かのう, romaji kanō)

  1. possibility, good chance
    可能の (kanō no) — possible
  2. feasibility

Antonyms[edit]

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]

可能 (ganeung) (hangeul 가능)

  1. Hanja form? of 가능, “possible”.

Mandarin[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin kěnéng
Zhuyin ㄎㄜˇ ㄋㄥˊ
IPA (key) /kʰɤ²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ nɤŋ³⁵/
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Adjective[edit]

可能 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin kěnéng)

  1. possible; probable; likely

Adverb[edit]

可能 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin kěnéng)

  1. probably; possibly; likely

Noun[edit]

可能 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin kěnéng)

  1. possibility; probability; likelihood

Verb[edit]

可能 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin kěnéng)

  1. might; may

Derived terms[edit]


Min Nan[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

可能 (traditional and simplified, POJ khó-lêng)

  1. possibility, probability

Adjective[edit]

可能 (traditional and simplified, POJ khó-lêng)

  1. possible, probable

Verb[edit]

可能 (traditional and simplified, POJ khó-lêng)

  1. might