志願

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See also: 志愿

Chinese[edit]

the will
 
hope; wish; desire; ready; willing
trad. (志願)
simp. (志愿)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

志願

  1. aspiration; wish; ideal; preference
    第一志願大學 / 第一志愿大学  ―  dìyī zhìyuàn dàxué  ―  first-preference university

Verb[edit]

志願

  1. to volunteer
    志願服務 / 志愿服务  ―  zhìyuàn fúwù  ―  to volunteer one's services

Usage notes[edit]

Not to be confused with 自願自愿 (zìyuàn).

Derived terms[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 5
がん
Grade: 4
on’yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

志願 (hiragana しがん, rōmaji shigan)

  1. (act of) volunteering
  2. wishing for

Verb[edit]

志願する (transitive and intransitive, hiragana しがんする, rōmaji shigan suru)

  1. apply for, volunteer for
  2. wish for

Conjugation[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Noun[edit]

志願 (jiwon) (hangeul 지원)

  1. Hanja form? of 지원.