預備

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See also: 豫備 and 予備

Chinese[edit]

 
to advance; in advance; beforehand; to prepare
to prepare; get ready; to provide or equip
trad. (預備)
simp. (预备)
alt. forms 豫備豫备

Etymology[edit]

Taiwanese Min Nan pronunciations of ió-bih, iú-bih are from Japanese 預備 (よび) (yobi).

Pronunciation[edit]


Verb[edit]

預備

  1. to prepare; to get ready; to make ready
    各就各位預備 / 各就各位预备  ―  Gèjiùgèwèi, yùbèi, pǎo!  ―  On your marks, get set, go!
  2. (literary) to guard against; to take precautions against

Derived terms[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 5

Grade: 5
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

預備 (hiragana よび, rōmaji yobi)

  1. Kyūjitai spelling of 予備