博物館

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See also: 博物馆

Chinese[edit]

all living things house; establishment
trad. (博物館) 博物
simp. (博物馆) 博物

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

博物館

  1. museum   (Classifier: m; )
    海洋博物館 / 海洋博物馆  ―  hǎiyáng bówùguǎn  ―  maritime museum

Usage notes[edit]

Though 博物館博物馆 and 博物院 (bówùyuàn) are both translated into English as "museum", it should be noted that the former refers to a museum of any size, while the latter is usually reserved for museums built to a large scale.

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
はく
Grade: 4
ぶつ
Grade: 3
かん
Grade: 3
on'yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

博物館 ‎(hiragana はくぶつかん, romaji hakubutsukan)

  1. museum

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3
  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, ISBN 4095102535.

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Noun[edit]

博物館 ‎(bangmulgwan) ‎(hangeul 박물관)

  1. Hanja form? of 박물관, “museum”.