都合

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Chinese[edit]

 
metropolis; capital city; all; both (if two things are involved); entirely; even; already
 
to close; to gather; to join; to fit; all; together
simp. and trad.
(都合)

Etymology[edit]

Wasei kango (和製漢語), orthographically borrowed from Japanese  () (ごう) (tsugō, convenience)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

都合

  1. (Taiwanese Hokkien) favorable alignment of circumstances such as time and place etc.

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 3
ごう
Grade: 2
on’yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

都合 (hiragana つごう, rōmaji tsugō, historical hiragana つがふ)

  1. convenience
    明日 (あした) () (ごう) (わる)い。
    Ashita wa tsugō ga warui.
    It's not convenient tomorrow.
    そちらの () (ごう)のよいときにいらしてください。
    Sochira no tsugō no yoi toki ni irashite kudasai.
    Come whenever convenient for you.
  2. circumstances; condition
     (いっ) (しん) (じょう) () (ごう)により退 (たい) (しょく)する
    isshinjō no tsugō ni yori taishoku suru
    to retire due to personal reasons

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

都合する (hiragana つごうする, rōmaji tsugō suru, historical hiragana つがふする)

  1. to arrange; to manage
     (せき) () (ごう)してください。
    Seki o tsugōshite kudasai.
    Please arrange a seat for me.

Conjugation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

都合 (hiragana つごう, rōmaji tsugō, historical hiragana つがふ)

  1. in total
     (さん) () (しゃ) () (ごう) () () () () (にん) (たっ)した。
    Sankasha wa tsugō sanzennin ni tasshita.
    The number of participants reached 3,000 in total.

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1997, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Noun[edit]

都合 (dohap) (hangeul 도합)

  1. Hanja form? of 도합 (all together).