錬金術

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Kanji in this term
れん
Grade: S
きん
Grade: 1
じゅつ
Grade: 5
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

‎(ren, smelt) +‎ ‎(kin, gold) +‎ ‎(jutsu, technique)

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錬金術 ‎(hiragana れんきんじゅつ, romaji renkinjutsu, historical hiragana れんきんじゆつ)

  1. alchemy (ancient chemistry)
    • 2004 January 10, Nobuhiro Watsuki, “ミッドナイト・ラン [Midnight Run]”, in ソウレンキン [Armed Alchemy], volume 1 (in Japanese), Tokyo: Shueisha, ISBN 4-08-873557-9, page 59-60:
       (れん) (きん) (じゅつ)】「 (きん) (だい)より (まえ) (ぜん)ヨーロッパを (ふう) ()した (げん) () (てき) (そう) (ごう) () (がく) () (じゅつ)
      renkinjutsu】 "kindai yori mae zen-Yōroppa o fūbishita genshiteki na sōgō kagaku gijutsu"
      [alchemy] 'a primitive science and technology which predominated across Europe during the pre-modern era'

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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
  3. ^ 1997, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13143-0