許婚

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See also: 许婚

Chinese[edit]

 
to allow; to permit; to praise; (surname)
 
to marry; marriage; wedding; to take a wife
trad. (許婚)
simp. (许婚)

Etymology[edit]

From (, “to allow, to promise”) + (hūn, “to marry; marriage”)

Pronunciation[edit]


Verb[edit]

許婚

  1. (of a female) to accept the marriage proposal by a male

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
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Etymology 1[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

許婚 (hiragana いいなずけ, hiragana いいなづけ, rōmaji īnazuke)

  1. fiancée or fiancé
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

On'yomi.

Noun[edit]

許婚 (hiragana きょこん, rōmaji kyokon)

  1. (rare) fiancée or fiancé

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Noun[edit]

許婚 (heohon) (hangeul 허혼)

  1. Hanja form? of 허혼, “consent to marriage”.

Vietnamese[edit]

Hán tự in this word

Noun[edit]

許婚

  1. Hán tự form of hứa hôn, “to engage, to betroth