現代劇

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
げん
Grade: 5
だい
Grade: 3
げき
Grade: 6
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

Compound of 現代 (gendai, modern) +‎ (geki, play).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

現代劇 (hiragana げんだいげき, rōmaji gendaigeki)

  1. a play focusing on modern events and issues from World War II and up; contemporary drama, a modern play