Japanese Word Entry

日本國憲法

Simplified Japanese form: 日本国憲法

Kana:にほんこくけんぽう
Romaji:nihonkokukenpou
Definition: constitution of Japan, Japanese constitution

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Chinese characters used in this word

day, sun, Japan, counter for days, daytime
Readings
Mandarin: ㄖˋ (rì)
Cantonese: jat6
Japanese: ニチ (nichi)、 ジツ (jitsu) / ひ (hi)、 -び (-bi)、 -か (-ka)、 か (ka)、 ひび (hibi)
Korean: 일 (il)
Vietnamese: nhật

book, present, main, origin, true, real, counter for long cylindrical things, root, source, basis
Readings
Mandarin: ㄅㄣˇ (běn), ㄅㄣ (bēn)
Cantonese: bun2
Japanese: ホン (hon) / もと (moto)
Korean: 본 (bon)
Vietnamese: bổn, bản

country, nation, nation-state
Readings
Mandarin: ㄍㄨㄛˊ (guó)
Cantonese: gwok3
Japanese: コク (koku) / くに (kuni)
Korean: 국 (gug)
Vietnamese: quốc
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constitution, law, statute
Readings
Mandarin: ㄒㄧㄢˋ (xiàn), ㄒㄧㄢˇ (xiǎn)
Cantonese: hin3
Japanese: ケン (ken) / のり (nori)
Korean: 헌 (heon)
Vietnamese: hiến
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method, law, rule, principle, model, system, regulation, statute, France, French
Readings
Mandarin: ㄈㄚˇ (fǎ), ㄈㄚˋ (fà)
Cantonese: faat3
Japanese: ホウ (hou)、 ハッ (haxtsu)、 ホッ (hoxtsu)、 フラン (furan)、 ハツ (hatsu)、 ホツ (hotsu) / のり (nori)、 おきて (okite)、 のっとる (nottoru)
Korean: 법 (beob)
Vietnamese: pháp
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