一代

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Chinese[edit]

 
one; single; a; (before verbs) as soon as, once; (before a noun) entire (family, etc.)
 
substitute; replace; generation; dynasty; geological era; era; age; period
simp. and trad.
(一代)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

一代

  1. generation
    Zǒngdeláishuō, wǒ zhè yīdài hái suàn bǐjiào kāitōng. [Pinyin]
    Generally speaking, my generation can be considered quite open-minded.
    Zhè ge xísú bèi yīdài yīdài de chuán xiàqù. [Pinyin]
    This custom was passed down from one generation to another.
    Zhè yīdài de jìsuànjī gǎibiàn le wǒmen chuàngjiàn méitǐ de fāngfǎ. [Pinyin]
    This generation of computers changed the way we create media.
  2. (dated) era
  3. (dated) dynasty
  4. (dated) all one's life

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
いち
Grade: 1
だい
Grade: 3
on’yomi

Noun[edit]

一代 (hiragana いちだい, rōmaji ichidai)

  1. generation; lifetime; age