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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 149 +16, 23 strokes, cangjie input 人土卜一口 (OGYMR), composition)

References[edit]


Chinese[edit]

-
simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


Definitions[edit]

  1. enemy, rival, opponent

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. enemy
  2. revenge, vengeance

Readings[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Kanji in this term
あだ
Hyōgaiji
kun'yomi

/ata//ada/

A sound shift in the Edo period from earlier form ata, itself from classical verb 当つ ‎(atsu), which became modern 当たる ‎(ataru, to be against).

Pronunciation[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana あだ, romaji ada)

  1. an opponent, an enemy, a foe
  2. harm, injury
  3. terrible treatment (of someone or something)
  4. hate towards someone, a grudge

Usage notes[edit]

The spelling is much more common.

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(su) (hangeul , revised su, McCune-Reischauer su, Yale swu)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

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