大切

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
たい
Grade: 1
せつ
Grade: 2
on’yomi

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Etymology[edit]

From (tai, "of great intensity") + (setsu, "urgent," "pressing," "close")

Adjectival noun[edit]

大切 (-na inflection, hiragana たいせつ, rōmaji taisetsu)

  1. important, weighty
  2. valuable

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Noun[edit]

大切 (hiragana たいせつ, rōmaji taisetsu)

  1. importance, weight
  2. value

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References[edit]

  1. ^ 1974, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Second Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō
  2. ^ Hirayama, Tetsuo (1960) 全国アクセント辞典 (Nationwide Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: 東京堂,.