哲学

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See also: 哲學

Chinese[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see 哲學 (“philosophy”).
(This term, 哲学, is the simplified form of 哲學.)
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Japanese[edit]

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Kanji in this term
てつ
Grade: S
がく
Grade: 1
on’yomi

Etymology[edit]

(tetsu, clear, wise, sage) +‎ (gaku, study). Coined by Nishi Amane in his 1874 百一新論 as a translation of English philosophy.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

哲学 (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 哲學, hiragana てつがく, rōmaji tetsugaku)

  1. philosophy

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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.