哲理

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Chinese[edit]

philosophy; wise
 
to manage; to heed; to put in order; reason; logic; science; inner principle or structure
simp. and trad.
(哲理)

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Noun[edit]

哲理

  1. philosophy

Usage notes[edit]

Though both 哲理 and 哲學哲学 (zhéxué) 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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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
てつ
Grade: S

Grade: 2
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

Middle Chinese 哲理

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

哲理 (hiragana てつり, rōmaji tetsuri)

  1. philosophical principles

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  2. ^ 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