世代

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Chinese[edit]

 
life; age; generation
life; age; generation; era; world; lifetime
 
substitute; replace; generation
substitute; replace; generation; dynasty; geological era; era; age; period
simp. and trad.
(世代)

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
Initial () (26) (7)
Final () (35) (41)
Tone (調) Departing (H) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () III I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ɕiᴇiH/ /dʌiH/
Pan
Wuyun
/ɕiɛiH/ /dəiH/
Shao
Rongfen
/ɕjæiH/ /dɒiH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ɕiajH/ /dəjH/
Li
Rong
/ɕiɛiH/ /dᴀiH/
Wang
Li
/ɕĭɛiH/ /dɒiH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ɕi̯ɛiH/ /dʱɑ̆iH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
shì dài
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
sai3 doi6

Noun[edit]

世代

  1. (literary) era; age; period; epoch

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Adverb[edit]

世代

  1. (literary) over the course of several generations; from generation to generation; down through the generations; through successive generations

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Verb[edit]

世代

  1. (literary) to pass on from one generation to the next

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Derived terms[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 3
だい
Grade: 3
on’yomi

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Middle Chinese 世代 (MC ɕiᴇiH dʌiH). First appears in the early 1500s.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

()(だい) (sedai

  1. generation

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan
  2. 2.0 2.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Noun[edit]

世代 (sedae) (hangeul 세대)

  1. Hanja form? of 세대 (generation, era).

Vietnamese[edit]

Hán tự in this term

Noun[edit]

世代

  1. Hán tự form of thế đại (generation, era).