招来

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Chinese[edit]

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

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
しょう
Grade: 5
らい
Grade: 2
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

/seurai//ɕeurai//ɕoːrai/

From Middle Chinese compound 招來 (tsyew loj, literally beckon + come).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

招来 (hiragana しょうらい, romaji shōrai, historical hiragana せうらい)

  1. invitation
  2. bringing about

Verb[edit]

招来 + する (hiragana しょうらいする, romaji shōrai suru)

  1. invite
  2. bring about, give rise to, cause

Conjugation[edit]

References[edit]

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