公社

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Chinese[edit]

 
just; honorable; public
just; honorable; public; common; fair; duke; mister
society; group
trad. (公社)
simp. #(公社)
anagram 社公

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

公社

  1. commune
    1. (specifically) primitive commune
    2. (specifically) people's commune (administrative unit in China from 1958 to 1983)

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Descendants[edit]

Sino-Xenic (公社):
  • Japanese: 公社(こうしゃ) (kōsha)
  • Korean: 공사 (公社, gongsa)
  • Vietnamese: công xã (公社)

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
こう
Grade: 2
しゃ
Grade: 2
on’yomi
Alternative spelling
公社 (kyūjitai)

Etymology[edit]

Compound of (こう) (, public) + (しゃ) (sha, company).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(こう)(しゃ) (kōsha

  1. a public corporation
    (にっ)(ぽん)(でん)(しん)(でん)()(こう)(しゃ)
    Nippon Denshin Denwa Kōsha
    Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Public Corporation
    アメリカ(がっ)(しゅう)(こく)(ゆう)便(びん)(こう)(しゃ)
    Amerikagasshūkoku Yūbin Kōsha
    United States Postal Service

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Noun[edit]

公社 (gongsa) (hangeul 공사)

  1. Hanja form? of 공사 (government-run corporation).

Vietnamese[edit]

Hán tự in this term

Noun[edit]

公社

  1. Hán tự form of công xã (commune).