政府

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Chinese[edit]

political; politics; government prefecture; mansion
simp. and trad.
(政府)

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
Initial () (23) (1)
Final () (121) (24)
Tone (調) Departing (H) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open Closed
Division () III III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/t͡ɕiᴇŋH/ /pɨoX/
Pan
Wuyun
/t͡ɕiɛŋH/ /pioX/
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡ɕiæŋH/ /pioX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ciajŋH/ /puə̆X/
Li
Rong
/t͡ɕiɛŋH/ /pioX/
Wang
Li
/t͡ɕĭɛŋH/ /pĭuX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/t͡ɕi̯ɛŋH/ /pi̯uX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
zhèng

Noun[edit]

政府

  1. government

Adjective[edit]

政府

  1. (attributive) government; governmental

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Sino-Xenic (政府):

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
せい
Grade: 5

Grade: 4
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

政府 (hiragana せいふ, rōmaji seifu)[1]

  1. government
  2. cabinet

Pronunciation[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

In Japanese, seifu especially with demonstratives, refers to the current administration, the prime minister and the cabinet ministers. It could also refer to the permanent ruling bodies, without specifiers.

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, ISBN 4095102535.
  2. ^ 1974, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Second Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Noun[edit]

政府 (jeongbu) (hangeul 정부)

  1. Hanja form? of 정부, “government”.

Vietnamese[edit]

Hán tự in this word

Noun[edit]

政府

  1. Hán tự form of chính phủ, “government