同学

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Chinese[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of 同学 – see 同學.
(This term, 同学, is the simplified form of 同學.)
Notes:

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
どう
Grade: 2
がく
Grade: 1
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Chinese compound 同學 ‎(duwng haewk, literally together + study). Compare modern Cantonese tung4 hok6, Hakka thùng-ho̍k.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

同学 ‎(hiragana どうがく, romaji dōgaku)

  1. a schoolmate
  2. a classmate

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9