次元

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Chinese[edit]

 
number of times; order; sequence; next; second(ary); (measure word)
 
primary; first; fundamental; dollar; (dynasty)
simp. and trad.
(次元)
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Etymology[edit]

Wasei kango (和製漢語), borrowed from Japanese  () (げん) (jigen)

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Noun[edit]

次元

  1. a dimension

Japanese[edit]

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Kanji in this term

Grade: 3
げん
Grade: 2
on’yomi

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Noun[edit]

次元 (hiragana じげん, rōmaji jigen)

  1. a dimension
    • 1999 May 25, “オシロ・ヒーロー [Oscillo Hero]”, in BOOSTER 2 (in Japanese), Konami:
       () () (げん) () (かい)からやってきた、なんだかよく ()からない (せん) ()
      Ijigen no sekai kara yattekita, nandaka yoku wakara nai senshi.
      A warrior, about whom little is known, who comes from a world in a different dimension.
    • 2003 February 20, “げんトレーナー [Different Dimension Trainer]”, in 闇魔界の脅威 [Threat of the Dark Demon World] (in Japanese), Konami:
       () () (げん) () ()まれてしまった (あわ)れなゴブリン。しかし、 (いま) (あら)たな (もく) (ひょう) ()かって () () () (りょく)している。
      Ijigen ni suikomarete shimatta aware na goburin. Shikashi, ima arata na mokuhyō ni mukatte hibi doryoku shiteiru.
      A poor goblin who was sucked into a different dimension. However, he’s doing his best with his new destiny.
  2. (Magic: The Gathering) a plane
    • 2016 January 22, “ニッサのちか [Oath of Nissa]”, in ゲートウォッチの誓い [Oath of the Gatewatch] (in Japanese), Wizards of the Coast:
      すべての () (げん) (せい) (めい)のため、 (わたし)はゲートウォッチになるわ。
      Subete no jigen no seimei no tame, watashi wa Gētowotchi ni naru wa.
      For the life of every plane, I will be one of the Gatewatch.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  2. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3
  3. ^ 1997, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13143-0

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Noun[edit]

次元 (chawon, McCune-Reischauer: ch'awŏn, Yale: chawen) (hangeul 차원)

  1. Hanja form? of 차원, “dimension”.