草原

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Chinese[edit]

grass plain
trad. (草原)
simp. #(草原)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

草原

  1. grassland; prairie; steppe; savanna

Synonyms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Sino-Xenic (草原):

Japanese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Sinitic.

Kanji in this term
そう
Grade: 1
げん
Grade: 2
on’yomi

Noun[edit]

草原(そうげん) (sōgen

  1. grassland, meadow
    • 2014 March 8, “ルイーズ [Louise]”, in 決闘王の記憶 決闘者の王国編 [Memories of the Duel King: Duelist Kingdom Arc], Konami:
      (からだ)(ちい)さいが、(そう)(げん)での(しゅ)()(りょく)はかなり(つよ)い。
      Karada wa chīsai ga, sōgen de no shubiryoku wa kanari tsuyoi.
      It may be small, but its defense strength is considerable in grasslands.
  2. steppe
  3. savanna
  4. prairie

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
くさ
Grade: 1
はら
Grade: 2
kun’yomi

(くさ) (kusa, grass) + (はら) (hara, field)

Noun[edit]

草原(くさはら) (kusahara

  1. grassland, meadow

References[edit]

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

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Noun[edit]

草原 (chowon) (hangeul 초원)

  1. Hanja form? of 초원 (grassland).

Vietnamese[edit]

Hán tự in this term

Noun[edit]

草原

  1. Hán tự form of thảo nguyên (grassland; steppe).