陶冶

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Chinese[edit]

pleased; pottery smelt
simp. and trad.
(陶冶)

Pronunciation[edit]


Verb[edit]

陶冶

  1. to make pottery and smelt metal
  2. to cultivate; to train; to mould someone's character

Descendants[edit]

Sino-Xenic (陶冶):
  • Japanese: 陶冶(とうや) (tōya)
  • Korean: 도야 (陶冶, doya)

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
とう
Grade: S

Grade: S
on’yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

陶冶(とうや) (tōya

  1. cultivation, training

Verb[edit]

陶冶(とうや)する (tōya surutransitive suru (stem 陶冶(とうや) (tōya shi), past 陶冶(とうや)した (tōya shita))

  1. train, build (character etc.)

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