字面

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: 1 Grade: 3

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

字面 (hiragana じづら, romaji jizura)

  1. impression derived from or appearance of kanji; face; appearance of written words

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

字面 (hiragana じめん, romaji jimen)

  1. Same as above.

Mandarin[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin zìmiàn
Zhuyin ㄗˋ ㄇㄧㄢˋ
IPA (key) /t͡sz̩⁵¹⁻⁵³ mi̯ɛn⁵¹/

Adjective[edit]

字面 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin zìmiàn)

  1. literal
    字面上的意思
    zìmiàn shàng de yìsi
    literal meaning
    从字面上看
    cóngzìmiàn shàngkàn
    to take (a word or expression) literally