事典

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Chinese[edit]

 
matter; thing; item; work; affair
canon; dictionary
simp. and trad.
(事典)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

事典

  1. encyclopedia

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 3
てん
Grade: 4
on’yomi
Kanji in this term
こと
Grade: 3
てん
Grade: 4
yutōyomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

事典(じてん) or 事典(ことてん) (jiten or kototen)

  1. (literally) subject-book, such as a terminology dictionary, flower book, animal book and encyclopedia, etc.

Usage note[edit]

Reading of ことてん (kototen) is used for distinguishing from ()(てん) (jiten, dictionary) and ()(てん) (jiten, kanji character dictionary).

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 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
  3. ^ 1997, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  • 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]

事典 (sajeon) (hangeul 사전)

  1. Hanja form? of 사전 (encyclopedia).