革命

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
かく
Grade: 6
めい
Grade: 3
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

革命 (hiragana かくめい, romaji kakumei)

  1. a revolution; a coup d'état
  2. one of the sankaku in traditional cosmology; a year often accompanied by change

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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

Hanja[edit]

革命 (hyeongmyeong) (hangeul 혁명, revised hyeokmyeong, McCune-Reischauer hyŏkmyŏng, Yale hyekmyeng)

  1. Hanja form? of 혁명, “revolution”.

Mandarin[edit]

simpl. and trad.
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Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin gémìng
Zhuyin ㄍㄜˊ ㄇㄧㄥˋ
IPA (key) /kɤ³⁵ miŋ⁵¹/
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Adjective[edit]

革命 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin gémìng)

  1. (Elementary Mandarin) revolutionary

Noun[edit]

革命 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin gémìng)

  1. (Elementary Mandarin) a revolution

Verb[edit]

革命 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin gémìng)

  1. (Elementary Mandarin) to revolt

Derived terms[edit]