故事

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Chinese[edit]

 
happening; instance; reason; cause; deceased; old
 
matter; thing; item; work; affair
simp. and trad.
(故事)

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Noun[edit]

故事

  1. story; tale; narrative

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Noun[edit]

故事

  1. (archaic) old practice or system; well-established convention or routine
  2. (archaic) accident

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 5

Grade: 3
on'yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

故事 (hiragana こじ, romaji koji)

  1. historical fact (mostly related to tradition), historical event
  2. folklore

References[edit]

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