題目

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See also: 题目

Chinese[edit]

 
topic; subject; to inscribe; to superscribe
 
eye; item; section; list; catalogue; table of contents; order (taxonomy); goal; name; title
trad. (題目)
simp. (题目)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

題目

  1. subject; title; theme; category; area of interest (Classifier: m)
  2. exam question; exercise problem (Classifier: m)

Descendants[edit]

Sino-Xenic (題目):

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
だい
Grade: 3
もく
Grade: 1
on’yomi

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Chinese 題目 (MC dei|deiH mɨuk̚).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

題目 (hiragana だいもく, rōmaji daimoku)

  1. title of a book or other work
    Synonyms: 題号 (daigō)
  2. theme, topic
    Synonyms: 主題 (shudai)
  3. (Buddhism) in Nichiren Buddhism, the chanting of the 南無妙法蓮華経 (Namu Myōhō Renge Kyō, Glory to the Lotus Sutra) and the 妙法蓮華経 (Myōhō Renge Kyō, Lotus Sutra)
    Synonyms: お題目 (o-daimoku)

References[edit]

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

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Noun[edit]

題目 (jemok) (hangeul 제목)

  1. Hanja form? of 제목, “a title of a book or other work”.

Vietnamese[edit]

Hán tự in this word

Noun[edit]

題目

  1. Hán tự form of đề mục, “heading, head of chapter; rubric”