共通語

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See also: 共通语

Chinese[edit]

common; shared; universal
 
speech; language; dialect; tell to
trad. (共通語) 共通
simp. (共通语) 共通

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

共通語

  1. common language; lingua franca

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
きょう
Grade: 4
つう
Grade: 2

Grade: 2
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

共通語 (hiragana きょうつうご, rōmaji kyōtsūgo)

  1. common language, lingua franca
    英語 (えいご)世界 (せかい)共通語 (きょうつうご)だ。
    Eigo wa sekai no kyōtsūgo da.
    English is the common language of the world.

Usage notes[edit]

  • In Japan, often refers specifically to Standard Japanese.

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