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Japanese

Kanji in this term

Etymology

From  (hitsu), without fail) +  (kyū), require)

Noun

必要 (hiragana ひつよう, romaji hitsuyō)

  1. need, necessity

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Korean

Noun

필요 pil-yo

  1. need, necessity

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Mandarin

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation

  • IPA: [ pi˥˩iau˥˩ ]

Adjective

必要 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin bìyào)

  1. (Elementary Mandarin) necessary; essential

References

  • Wu, Jingrong (ed.) (1985). The Pinyin CHINESE-ENGLISH DICTIONARY (in Mandarin/English). Beijing, Hong Kong: The Commercial Press. ISBN 0471867969.
  • Shao, Jingmin (ed.) (2000). HSK Dictionary (HSK汉语水平考试词典) (in Mandarin/English). Shanghai: Huadong Teachers College Publishers. ISBN 7561720785.

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