時制

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 2
せい
Grade: 5
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

From (ジ, ji, time) + (セイ, sei, control)

Noun[edit]

時制 (hiragana じせい, romaji jisei)

  1. (grammar) tense
  2. time measurement system

See also[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

Etymology[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 時制, from  (“time”) and (“control”) .

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

時制 (sije) (hangeul 시제)

  1. (grammar) tense

Mandarin[edit]

simpl. 时制
trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin shízhì
Zhuyin ㄕˊ ㄓˋ
IPA (key) /ʂʐ̩³⁵ ʈ͡ʂʐ̩⁵¹/

Noun[edit]

時制 (traditional, Pinyin shízhì, simplified 时制)

  1. (grammatical) tense

Synonyms[edit]