Not what you want?

Try searching again using:
1. Other similar-meaning words.
2. Fewer words or just one word.

Collaboration in Chinese / Japanese...

Buy a Collaboration calligraphy wall scroll here!

Start your custom “Collaboration” project by clicking the button next to your favorite “Collaboration” title below...

Collaboration / Cooperation / Synergy

China xié tóng
Japan kyou dou
Collaboration / Cooperation / Synergy Vertical Wall Scroll

This Japanese, Chinese, and Korean word means: to cooperate; in coordination with; coordinated; collaborate; collaboration; collaborative; doing together (as equals).

Some will also use this as a short way to express the western idea of synergy (collaboration for a better result). There's a longer word, 協同作用, that adds "action" to this word, and more directly means synergy.

Cooperation / Collaboration

China xié zuò
Japan kyou saku
Cooperation / Collaboration Vertical Wall Scroll

Cooperation is working together and sharing the load. When we cooperate, we join with others to do things that cannot be done alone. We are willing to follow the rules which keep everyone safe and happy. Together we can accomplish great things.

The first character means "united" or "to coordinate." The second character means "to do," "to make," or "to compose." Knowing this, you can understand why together, these characters create a word that can be defined as "cooperation" in Chinese, Japanese, and Korean.

It is implied that you are cooperating to create some project or product.

See Also:  Partnership

Not the results for collaboration that you were looking for?

Below are some entries from our dictionary that may match your collaboration search...


If shown, 2nd row is Simp. Chinese

Simple Dictionary Definition



see styles
Mandarin xié lì / xie2 li4
Taiwan hsieh li
Japanese kyouryoku / kyoryoku / きょうりょく
Chinese to unite in common effort
Japanese (n,vs,adj-no) cooperation; collaboration



see styles
Mandarin xié tóng / xie2 tong2
Taiwan hsieh t`ung / hsieh tung
Japanese kyoudou / kyodo / きょうどう
Chinese to cooperate; in coordination with; coordinated; collaborate; collaboration; collaborative
Japanese (n,vs,adj-no) doing together (as equals); sharing; common (land, etc.); joint (statement, etc.); cooperation; co-operation; collaboration; association


see styles
Mandarin gòng zuò / gong4 zuo4
Taiwan kung tso
Japanese kyousaku / kyosaku / きょうさく
Japanese (noun/participle) joint work; collaboration
made by both together


see styles
Japanese kyouryoku / kyoryoku / きょうりょく Japanese (irregular kanji usage) (n,vs,adj-no) cooperation; collaboration; (place-name) Kyouryouku


see styles
Mandarin gòng tóng / gong4 tong2
Taiwan kung t`ung / kung tung
Japanese kyoudou / kyodo / きょうどう
Chinese common; joint; jointly; together; collaborative
Japanese (n,vs,adj-no) doing together (as equals); sharing; common (land, etc.); joint (statement, etc.); cooperation; co-operation; collaboration; association; (place-name) Kyoudou
in common


see styles
Japanese kyoucho / kyocho / きょうちょ Japanese collaboration; co-authorship


see styles
Mandarin hé zuò / he2 zuo4
Taiwan ho tso
Japanese gassaku / がっさく
Chinese to cooperate; to collaborate; to work together; cooperation; CL:個|个[ge4]
Japanese (n,vs,adj-no) collaboration; joint work; (surname) Aizaku; (surname) Aisaku



see styles
Mandarin hé biān / he2 bian1
Taiwan ho pien
Chinese to compile in collaboration with; to merge and reorganize (army units etc)


see styles
Japanese gokyouryoku / gokyoryoku / ごきょうりょく Japanese (noun/participle) cooperation; collaboration


see styles
Japanese korabo / コラボ Japanese (noun/participle) (abbreviation) (See コラボレーション) collaboration


see styles
Japanese kyoutsuuka / kyotsuka / きょうつうか Japanese {comp} collaboration


see styles
Japanese gokyouryoku / gokyoryoku / ごきょうりょく Japanese (noun/participle) cooperation; collaboration


see styles
Japanese ainori / あいのり Japanese (noun/participle) (1) riding together; sharing a car (taxi, etc.); (2) doing in collaboration; (3) backing of the same candidate by different political parties


see styles
Japanese kyoudouseisaku / kyodosesaku / きょうどうせいさく Japanese (noun/participle) co-production; collaboration


see styles
Japanese kyouchoushugi / kyochoshugi / きょうちょうしゅぎ Japanese collaboration


see styles
Japanese heiwakyouryoku / hewakyoryoku / へいわきょうりょく Japanese peace collaboration


see styles
Japanese sougoukagaku / sogokagaku / そうごうかがく Japanese integrated science (i.e. collaboration of various sciences and arts); (a) synthetic science


see styles
Japanese taiapu / タイアップ Japanese (noun/participle) tie-up; collaboration; partnership; cooperation


see styles
Japanese koraboreeto / コラボレート Japanese (noun/participle) (See コラボレーション) collaboration


see styles
Japanese gokyouryoku / gokyoryoku / ごきょうりょく Japanese (noun/participle) (See 協力) cooperation; collaboration


see styles
Japanese koraboreeshon / コラボレーション Japanese (noun/participle) collaboration


see styles
Japanese masukomyunikeeshon / マスコミュニケーション Japanese (1) mass communication; the media; (2) mass collaboration, e.g. Wikipedia


see styles
Japanese kyoudou / kyodo / きょうどう Japanese (n,vs,adj-no) (esp. 共同) doing together (as equals); sharing; common (land, etc.); joint (statement, etc.); cooperation; co-operation; collaboration; association


see styles
Japanese masu komyunikeeshon / マス・コミュニケーション Japanese (1) mass communication; the media; (2) mass collaboration, e.g. Wikipedia


see styles
Japanese kyouryoku / kyoryoku / きょうりょく Japanese (n,vs,adj-no) (See ご協力) cooperation; collaboration

Search for Collaboration in my Japanese & Chinese Dictionary

The following table may be helpful for those studying Chinese or Japanese...

Title CharactersRomaji(Romanized Japanese)Various forms of Romanized Chinese
kyou dou / kyoudou / kyo do / kyodoxié tóng / xie2 tong2 / xie tong / xietonghsieh t`ung / hsiehtung / hsieh tung
kyou saku / kyousaku / kyo saku / kyosakuxié zuò / xie2 zuo4 / xie zuo / xiezuohsieh tso / hsiehtso
In some entries above you will see that characters have different versions above and below a line.
In these cases, the characters above the line are Traditional Chinese, while the ones below are Simplified Chinese.

Successful Chinese Character and Japanese Kanji calligraphy searches within the last few hours...

Live in the Moment
More Sweat in Battle
Peaceful Warrior
To Enjoy
True Victory is Victory Over Oneself

All of our calligraphy wall scrolls are handmade.

When the calligrapher finishes creating your artwork, it is taken to my art mounting workshop in Beijing where a wall scroll is made by hand from a combination of silk, rice paper, and wood.
After we create your wall scroll, it takes at least two weeks for air mail delivery from Beijing to you.

Allow a few weeks for delivery. Rush service speeds it up by a week or two for $10!

When you select your calligraphy, you'll be taken to another page where you can choose various custom options.

A nice Chinese calligraphy wall scroll

The wall scroll that Sandy is holding in this picture is a "large size"
single-character wall scroll.
We also offer custom wall scrolls in small, medium, and an even-larger jumbo size.

A professional Chinese Calligrapher

Professional calligraphers are getting to be hard to find these days.
Instead of drawing characters by hand, the new generation in China merely type roman letters into their computer keyboards and pick the character that they want from a list that pops up.

There is some fear that true Chinese calligraphy may become a lost art in the coming years. Many art institutes in China are now promoting calligraphy programs in hopes of keeping this unique form of art alive.

Trying to learn Chinese calligrapher - a futile effort

Even with the teachings of a top-ranked calligrapher in China, my calligraphy will never be good enough to sell. I will leave that to the experts.

A high-ranked Chinese master calligrapher that I met in Zhongwei

The same calligrapher who gave me those lessons also attracted a crowd of thousands and a TV crew as he created characters over 6-feet high. He happens to be ranked as one of the top 100 calligraphers in all of China. He is also one of very few that would actually attempt such a feat.

Check out my lists of Japanese Kanji Calligraphy Wall Scrolls and Old Korean Hanja Calligraphy Wall Scrolls.

Some people may refer to this entry as Collaboration Kanji, Collaboration Characters, Collaboration in Mandarin Chinese, Collaboration Characters, Collaboration in Chinese Writing, Collaboration in Japanese Writing, Collaboration in Asian Writing, Collaboration Ideograms, Chinese Collaboration symbols, Collaboration Hieroglyphics, Collaboration Glyphs, Collaboration in Chinese Letters, Collaboration Hanzi, Collaboration in Japanese Kanji, Collaboration Pictograms, Collaboration in the Chinese Written-Language, or Collaboration in the Japanese Written-Language.

12 people have searched for Collaboration in Chinese or Japanese in the past year.
Collaboration was last searched for by someone else on Jan 2nd, 2018