尊敬

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Chinese[edit]

to honor
 
to respect; to venerate; to salute; to offer
simp. and trad.
(尊敬)

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Verb[edit]

尊敬

  1. to respect; to honour; to hold in high esteem
    互相尊敬  ―  hùxiāng zūnjìng  ―  to respect each other

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Noun[edit]

尊敬

  1. respect; honour; esteem

Adjective[edit]

尊敬

  1. respectable; honourable; esteemed

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
そん
Grade: 6
けい
Grade: 6
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

尊敬 (hiragana そんけい, rōmaji sonkei)

  1. respect, reverence, honor

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Verb[edit]

尊敬する (hiragana そんけい, rōmaji sonkei)

  1. to respect, to revere, to honor

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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 4095102535.