公立

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Chinese[edit]

 
just; honorable; public; common; fair; duke; mister
set up; to stand
trad. (公立)
simp. #(公立)

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Japanese 公立(こうりつ) (kōritsu).

Pronunciation[edit]


Adjective[edit]

公立

  1. (attributive) public (established and maintained by the government)

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
こう
Grade: 2
りつ
Grade: 1
on’yomi

Noun[edit]

公立(こうりつ) (kōritsu

  1. public (e.g. institution)

Usage notes[edit]

In Japan, (こく)(りつ) (kokuritsu, national; state-owned) is usually excluded from (こう)(りつ) (kōritsu, public; public-owned). For example, (こく)(りつ)(だい)(がく) (kokuritsu daigaku, national university) and (こく)(りつ)()(しょ)(かん) (kokuritsu toshokan, national library) is not considered/treated as (こう)(りつ)(だい)(がく) (kōritsu daigaku, public university) and (こう)(りつ)()(しょ)(かん) (kōritsu toshokan, public library) respectively.

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