いき

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See also: いぎ

Japanese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Alternative spelling

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation[edit]
Noun[edit]

いき (iki

  1. breath
    (いき)をする
    iki o suru
    breathe
Synonyms[edit]
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Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Alternative spelling

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

いき (iki

  1. chicness, stylishness

Adjectival noun[edit]

いき (iki-na (adnominal いき (iki na), adverbial いき (iki ni))

  1. chic, stylish, dapper; attractive; vibrant

Etymology 3[edit]

Alternative spellings
行き
往き

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

いき (iki

  1. imperfective and stem (or continuative) forms of いく (iku) [ichidan]

Noun[edit]

いき or イき or イキ (iki

  1. Alternative form of ゆき (yuki)
  2. イき, イキ: (slang) orgasm; coming; cumming
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

Alternative spelling
生き

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (stet):

Verb[edit]

いき (iki

  1. imperfective or continuative of いきる

Noun[edit]

いき (iki

  1. living; condition of being alive
  2. freshness; vitality
  3. (publishing, proofreading) stet
Antonyms[edit]

Prefix[edit]

いき (iki-

  1. damned

Etymology 5[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of いき – see the following entry.
壱岐
[proper noun] (historical) Iki, an old province of Japan
[proper noun] Iki, Nagasaki
(This term, いき, is an alternative spelling of the above term.)

Etymology 6[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of いき – see the following entry.
伊木
[proper noun] A surname​.
(This term, いき, is an alternative spelling of the above term.)

Etymology 7[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of いき – see the following entries.
6
[noun] region, level
[affix] range, region, limits, stage, level
[affix] land, territory
H
[noun] threshold
[affix] threshold
位記
[noun] court rank diploma
依稀
[adjectival noun] faint, dim, vague, unclear
意気
[noun] spirits, especially high spirits
[noun] disposition, willpower
異気
[noun] strange atmosphere
遺棄
[noun] abandonment; desertion
[verb] to abandon
委棄
[noun] renunciation
[verb] to renunciate
偉器
[noun] skillfulness, skillful person
彝器
[noun] ritual vessel
彙記
[noun] indexing, index
移記
[noun] transferring to the records
[verb] to transfer to the records
(This term, いき, is an alternative spelling of the above Sino-Japanese terms.
For a list of all kanji read as いき, not just those used in Japanese terms, see Category:Japanese kanji read as いき.)

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  2. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN