単位

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See also: 單位 and 单位

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
たん
Grade: 4

Grade: 4
on’yomi

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Chinese 單位 (tan hwijH)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

単位(たんい) (tan'i (kyūjitai 單位, historical kana たんゐ)

  1. unit of measure
  2. unit (an organized group)
  3. academic credit
    (たん)()(しゅ)(とく)する
    tan'i o shutoku suru
    to get credits
    (たん)()()とす
    tan'i o otosu
    to fail a class

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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.