侮辱

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: S
じょく
Grade: S
on'yomi

NounEdit

侮辱 (hiragana ぶじょく, romaji bujoku)

  1. an insult

Derived termsEdit

  • 侮辱罪

VerbEdit

侮辱 + する (hiragana ぶじょくする, romaji bujoku suru)

  1. insult
  2. treat with contempt

ConjugationEdit


MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Mainland)
Pinyin wǔrǔ
Zhuyin ㄨˇ ㄖㄨˇ
IPA (key) /u²¹⁴⁻³⁵ ʐu²¹⁴⁻²¹⁽⁴⁾/
Audio
(file)
Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Taiwan)
Pinyin wǔrù
Zhuyin ㄨˇ ㄖㄨˋ
IPA (key) /u²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ ʐu⁵¹/
Mandarin (Mainland, non-standard,
contaminated by 污辱
)
Pinyin wūrǔ
Zhuyin ㄨ ㄖㄨˇ
IPA (key) /u⁵⁵ ʐu²¹⁴⁻²¹⁽⁴⁾/

NounEdit

侮辱 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin wǔrǔ or wūrǔ)

  1. (Intermediate Mandarin) insult
  2. (Intermediate Mandarin) indecent behaviour towards a woman; molestation

VerbEdit

侮辱 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin wǔrǔ or wūrǔ)

  1. (Intermediate Mandarin) to insult; to humiliate
  2. (Intermediate Mandarin) (of a man) to behave indecently to a woman; to molest

Usage notesEdit

Often used in a serious case of insult, since it is a more strong choice of word. Used in a serious case of accusation.

ReferencesEdit

  • "媒体读音调查" (in Mandarin), 读音有分歧的词语语音调查. URL accessed on 2009-07-29.
Last modified on 9 April 2014, at 07:27