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Learn one Kanji a day with infographic: 敵 (teki)

Learn one Kanji a day with infographic: 敵 (teki)

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MEANING:

enemy, foe, opponent

HOW TO READ:

On: teki
Kun: kataki, ada, kana.u

JLPT LEVEL: N1

COMPOUNDS:

敵 (teki): opponent, rival, adversary
敵う (kanau): to come true, to suit
敵意 (tekii): hostility, animosity
素敵 (suteki): lovely, superb, cool
敵対 (tekitai): hostility, opposition
匹敵 (hitteki): comparing with, match, rival
無敵 (muteki): invincible, unrivaled
天敵 (tenteki): natural enemy
敵陣 (tekijin): enemy camp
敵兵 (tekihei): enemy soldier
大敵 (taiteki): great rival, powerful enemy
敵地 (tekichi): enemy territory
外敵 (gaiteki): foreign enemy
敵国 (tekikoku): enemy nation
強敵 (kyouteki): formidable enemy, strong enemy
不敵 (futeki): daring, fearless
敵視 (tekishi): looking on (somebody) as hostile
敵役 (tekiyaku): role of the villain, the bad guy
仇敵 (kyuuteki): bitter enemy
敵軍 (tekigun): enemy army
宿敵 (shukuteki): old enemy
政敵 (seiteki): political opponent
好敵手 (koutekishu): worthy rival
敵わない (kanawanai): no match for, unbearable

EXAMPLE SENTENCES:

親不孝は、不忠に匹敵する大罪である。
oyafukou wa, fuchuu ni hitteki suru taizai de aru.
To be unfilial is tantamount to treason.

こちらが火をつければ、当然敵も火を放つだろう。
kochira ga hi o tsukereba, touzen teki mo hi o hanatsu darou.
If you fire at the enemy he will fire back.


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何千もの敵兵で丘や谷がうごめき出す。
nansen mo no tekihei de oka ya tani ga ugomekidasu.
Hills and valleys come alive with thousands of enemy soldiers.

ユーゴスラビアは国民国家ではなく、互いに敵意を持つ多様な国、民族、宗教から成る地域だった。
yuugosurabia wa kokumin kokka dewa naku, tagai ni tekii o motsu tayou na kuni, minzoku, shuukyou kara naru chiiki datta.
Yugoslavia was not a nation-state, but a region of hostile and diverse nations, ethnicities, and religions.

強敵不在のアメリカ企業は高い労働コストと調整コストを、あたりまえのように消費者に押し付けることができた。
kyouteki fuzai no amerika kigyou wa takai roudou kosuto to chousei kosuto o, atarimae no you ni shouhisha ni oshitsukeru koto ga dekita.
Without any serious rivals, U.S. companies could routinely pass on higher labor and regulatory costs to their customers.

2005年1月の世論調査によれば、保守派を自任する人々はリベラル派に比べ、破壊に手を染めているアルカイダを対外政策の最大目標の一つと考える割合が29ポイント高く、敵対する集団や国家に核兵器を認めないと口にする割合が26ポイント高かった。
nisen go nen ichigatsu no seron chousa ni yoreba, hoshuha o jinin suru hitobito wa riberaruha ni kurabe, hakai ni te o somete iru arukaida o taigai seisaku no saidai mokuhyou no hitotsu to kangaeru wariai ga nijuu kyuu pointo takaku, tekitai suru shuudan ya kokka ni kakuheiki o mitomenai to kuchi ni suru wariai ga nijuu roku pointo takakatta.
According to a January 2005 poll, self-identified conservatives were 29 points more likely than liberals to identify destroying Al Qaeda as one of their top foreign policy goals, and 26 points more likely to mention denying nuclear weapons to hostile groups or nations.

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