英語

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
えい
Grade: 4

Grade: 2
on'yomi
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Etymology[edit]

Compound of (ei, England) +‎ (-go, language).

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Noun[edit]

英語 (hiragana えいご, romaji eigo)

  1. English, the English language
     (わたし)英語 (えいご) (はな)すことが出来 (でき)ます。
    watashi wa eigo de hanasu koto ga dekimasu.
    I can speak English.
    貴方 (あなた)英語 (えいご) (はな)せますか?
    anata wa eigo ga hanasemasu ka?
    Can you speak English?

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Korean[edit]

Hanja in this word

Noun[edit]

英語 (yeong-eo) (hangeul 영어)

  1. Hanja form? of 영어, “the English language”.

Mandarin[edit]

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simpl. 英语
trad.

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英語 (traditional, Pinyin Yīngyǔ, simplified 英语)

  1. (Beginning Mandarin) the English language
    英語
    huì shuō Yīngyǔ.
    I can speak English.
    英語
    huì shuō Yīngyǔ ma?
    Can you speak English?

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Min Nan[edit]

simpl. 英语
trad.

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Proper noun[edit]

英語 (traditional, POJ Eng-gí or Eng-gú, traditional 英語, simplified 英语)

  1. the (spoken) English language

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Okinawan[edit]

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Noun[edit]

英語 (hiragana いぇーご, romaji yeego)

  1. English, the English language