Japanese Word Entry

試用期間
Kana:しようきかん
Romaji:shiyoukikan
Definition: evaluation period (software, new employee, etc.), trial period, probation period

Need more information?

Look up 試用期間 on Jisho.org

Chinese characters used in this word

test, try, attempt, experiment, ordeal
Readings
Mandarin: ㄕˋ (shì)
Cantonese: si3, si5
Japanese: シ (shi) / こころ.みる (kokoromiru)、 ため.す (tamesu)
Korean: 시 (si)
Vietnamese: thí
Variants
Simplified Chinese form:

utilize, business, service, use, employ, apply, operate
Readings
Mandarin: ㄩㄥˋ (yòng)
Cantonese: jung6
Japanese: ヨウ (you) / もち.いる (mochiiru)、 はたらき (hataraki)、 もって (motte)
Korean: 용 (yong)
Vietnamese: dụng

period, time, date, term, period of time, time limit
Readings
Mandarin: ㄐㄧ (jī), ㄑㄧ (qī), ㄑㄧˊ (qí)
Cantonese: gei1, kei4
Japanese: キ (ki)、 ゴ (go) / ちぎる (chigiru)
Korean: 기 (gi)
Vietnamese: kỳ, ky, kì
Variants
Semantic variant form:

interval, space, place, between
Readings
Mandarin: ㄐㄧㄢ (jiān), ㄐㄧㄢˋ (jiàn), ㄐㄧㄢˇ (jiǎn)
Cantonese: gaan1, gaan3
Japanese: カン (kan)、 ケン (ken) / あいだ (aida)、 ま (ma)、 あい (ai)、 しずか (shizuka)
Korean: 간 (gan)
Vietnamese: gian
Variants
Simplified Chinese form:
Semantic variant form: