哲學

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Chinese[edit]

philosophy; wise
 
learn; study; science; -ology
trad. (哲學)
simp. (哲学)
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Etymology[edit]

Wasei kango (和製漢語), borrowing from Japanese 哲学 (てつがく) (tetsugaku, philosophy)

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Noun[edit]

哲學

  1. philosophy
    科學技術哲學 / 科学技术哲学  ―  kēxuéjìshù zhéxué  ―  philosophy of science and technology
    馬克思主義哲學 / 马克思主义哲学  ―  mǎkèsīzhǔyì zhéxué  ―  Marxist philosophy
    哲學體系 / 哲学体系  ―  zhéxué tǐxì  ―  system of philosophy

Usage notes[edit]

Though both 哲理 (zhélǐ) and 哲學哲学 can both be translated as philosophy in English, the former emphasises philosophy as a system of thought, while the later emphasises philosophy as a field of study.

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