西洋

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Chinese[edit]

west foreign; ocean
simp. and trad.
(西洋)
西

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]


Adjective[edit]

西洋

  1. Western

Proper noun[edit]

西洋

  1. the West

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
西
せい
Grade: 2
よう
Grade: 3
on'yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

西洋 ‎(hiragana せいよう, romaji seiyō, historical hiragana せいやう)

  1. The West, western countries

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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