事件

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Chinese[edit]

 
matter; thing; item; work; affair
a measure word for thing, clothes, item
simp. and trad.
(事件)

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Noun[edit]

事件

  1. event; incident; occurrence (Classifier: m;  m)
    歷史事件 / 历史事件  ―  lìshǐ shìjiàn  ―  historical event
    意外事件  ―  yìwài shìjiàn  ―  unexpected mishap
    恐襲事件 / 恐袭事件  ―  kǒngxí shìjiàn  ―  terrorist attack
    新聞價值事件 [MSC, trad.]
    新闻价值事件 [MSC, simp.]
    yǒu xīnwénjiàzhí de shìjiàn [Pinyin]
    newsworthy event
  2. (computing) event

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 3
けん
Grade: 5
on’yomi

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Noun[edit]

事件 (hiragana じけん, rōmaji jiken)

  1. event, incident
    殺人 (さつじん) () (けん)
    satsujin jiken
    murder
     (らん) (しゃ) () (けん)
    ransha jiken
    shooting
    オリエント (きゅう) (こう)殺人 (さつじん) () (けん)
    Oriento Kyūkō Satsujin Jiken
    Murder on the Orient Express
  2. matter, affair
  3. scandal

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References[edit]

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, →ISBN.

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Noun[edit]

事件 (sageon) (hangeul 사건)

  1. Hanja form? of 사건, “incident”.