面目

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Chinese[edit]

 
fade; side; surface; aspect; top; face; flour; noodles
 
eye; item; section; list; catalogue; table of contents; order (taxonomy); goal; name; title
simp. and trad.
(面目)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

面目

  1. face
  2. self-respect

Derived terms[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
めん
Grade: 3
もく
Grade: 1
on'yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

面目 ‎(hiragana めんもく, romaji menmoku)

  1. one's honor
  2. appearance
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
めん
Grade: 3
ぼく
Grade: 1
on'yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

面目 ‎(hiragana めんぼく, romaji menboku)

  1. one's honor
  2. appearance
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: 3 Grade: 1
Irregular

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Irregular reading)
  • IPA(key): [me̞ːβo̞kɯᵝ]

Noun[edit]

面目 ‎(hiragana めいぼく, romaji meiboku)

  1. (obsolete) one's honor
  2. (obsolete) appearance

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9