時間

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 2
かん
Grade: 2
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

時間 (hiragana じかん, romaji jikan)

  1. Time.
    時間 (じかん) (なん)ですか。
    Jikan wa nan desu ka.
    What is the time?
  2. An hour.
     (なん)時間 (じかん)もかかりそうです。
    nan jikan mo kakari sō desu.
    Apparently it will take many hours.

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Counter[edit]

時間 (hiragana じかん, romaji -jikan)

  1. hour-long periods; school hours

References[edit]

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

Mandarin[edit]

simpl. 时间
trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin shíjiān
Zhuyin ㄕˊ ㄐㄧㄢ
IPA (key) /ʂʐ̩³⁵ t͡ɕi̯ɛn⁵⁵/
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Noun[edit]

時間 (traditional, Pinyin shíjiān, simplified 时间)

  1. (uncountable) time; the inevitable passing of events from future to present then past.
    时间
    shíjiān cuī rén lǎo
    Time ages us.
    时间来得及
    shíjiān hái láidejí
    All in good time.
  2. (uncountable) time; a quantity of availability in time
  3. (countable) time; a measurement of a quantity of time; a numerical indication of a length of time

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Min Nan[edit]

simpl. 时间
trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

時間 (traditional, POJ sî-kan, traditional 時間, simplified 时间)

  1. (uncountable) time; the inevitable passing of events from future to present then past.
  2. (uncountable) time; a quantity of availability in time
  3. (countable) time; a measurement of a quantity of time; a numerical indication of a length of time

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