憲法

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Chinese[edit]

statute; constitution
 
law; method; way; Buddhist teaching; Legalist; France (abbrev.)
trad. (憲法)
simp. (宪法)

Etymology[edit]

Wasei kango (和製漢語), from Japanese 憲法 (けんぽう) ‎(kenpō, constitution)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

憲法

  1. constitution

Derived terms[edit]


Japanese[edit]

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Kanji in this term
けん
Grade: 6
ほう > ぼう
Grade: 4
on'yomi
Kanji in this term
けん
Grade: 6
ほう > ぽう
Grade: 4
on'yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

憲法 ‎(hiragana けんぽう, romaji kenpō, historical hiragana けんぱふ) Template:altread

  1. constitution

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, ISBN 4095102535.

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Noun[edit]

憲法 ‎(hŏnbŏp, Yale: hēnpep) ‎(hangeul 헌법)

  1. Hanja form? of 헌법, “constitution”.

Vietnamese[edit]

Hán tự in this word

Noun[edit]

憲法

  1. Hán tự form of hiến pháp, “constitution