意識

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Chinese[edit]

 
idea; meaning; wish; desire; (abbr.) Italy
 
to record; write a footnote; to know; knowledge
trad. (意識)
simp. (意识)
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Etymology[edit]

Wasei kango (和製漢語), borrowed from Japanese 意識 (いしき) (ishiki, consciousness), semantically readapted from Chinese 意識意识 (“awareness, discernment”).

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

意識

  1. consciousness; awareness; the mind; mentality
    提高意識 / 提高意识  ―  tígāo yìshí  ―  to raise awareness
    加強文明意識 / 加强文明意识  ―  jiāqiáng wénmíng yìshí  ―  to improve people's awareness of civilized behaviour

Verb[edit]

意識

  1. (usually used with ) to be conscious of; to be aware of; to awake to; to realize

Derived terms[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Kanji in this term

Grade: 3
しき
Grade: 5
on’yomi

From Middle Chinese 意識 (ʔiH syik)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

意識 (hiragana いしき, rōmaji ishiki)

  1. consciousness; awareness
  2. sense; awareness

Compounds[edit]

Verb[edit]

意識する (transitive, hiragana いしき, rōmaji ishiki)

  1. be conscious
  2. be aware

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Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Noun[edit]

意識 (uisik, McCune-Reischauer: ŭisik, Yale: ūysik) (hangeul 의식)

  1. Hanja form? of 의식, “consciousness”.