有名

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
ゆう
Grade: 3
めい
Grade: 1
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

Sinitic. Date of borrowing unknown. Compare modern Mandarin 有名 (yǒumíng).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjectival noun[edit]

有名 (-na inflection, hiragana ゆうめい, historical hiragana いうめい, romaji yūmei)

  1. famous, renowned, well-known, celebrated

Inflection[edit]

Noun[edit]

有名 (hiragana ゆうめい, historical hiragana いうめい, romaji yūmei)

  1. fame, renown

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3

Mandarin[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin yǒumíng
Zhuyin ㄧㄡˇ ㄇㄧㄥˊ
IPA (key) /i̯oʊ̯²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ miŋ³⁵/
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Adjective[edit]

有名 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin yǒumíng)

  1. (Beginning Mandarin) famous

Synonyms[edit]

Verb[edit]

有名 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin yǒumíng)

  1. (archaic) to have a valid reason

Min Nan[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

有名 (traditional and simplified, POJ ū-miâ)

  1. famous