好学

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Chinese[edit]

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

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
こう
Grade: 4
がく
Grade: 1
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

/kaugaku//kɔːgaku//koːgaku/

From Middle Chinese compound 好學 ‎(xawH hæwk, literally to like + to learn). Compare modern Cantonese reading hou3 hok6.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

好学 ‎(hiragana こうがく, romaji kōgaku, historical hiragana かうがく)

  1. scholarliness, a love of learning
    好学 (こうがく)精神 (せいしん)
    kōgaku no seishin
    the spirit of scholarliness
    好学 (こうがく) ()
    kōgaku no shi
    a scholarly man, a man who loves learning

References[edit]

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