修道

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
しゅう
Grade: 5
どう
Grade: 2
on'yomi

NounEdit

修道 (hiragana しゅうどう, romaji shūdō)

  1. study of morality
  2. spiritual discipline

CompoundsEdit

  • 修道院 (しゅうどういん, shūdōin): monastery
  • 修道士 (しゅうどうし, shūdōshi): monk
  • 修道女 (しゅうどうじょ, shūdōjo): nun
  • 修道会 (しゅうどうかい, shūdōkai): (Catholic) order

ReferencesEdit

  • 2002, Yasuo Kitahara, 明鏡国語辞典 (Meikyō Kokugo Jiten), First Edition (in Japanese), Tokyo: Taishūkan Shoten, ISBN 4469021067

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this word

NounEdit

修道 (sudo) (hangeul 수도)

  1. Hanja form? of 수도, “spiritual discipline”.

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin xīudào
Zhuyin ㄒㄧㄡ ㄉㄠˋ
IPA (key) /ɕi̯oʊ̯⁵⁵ tɑʊ̯⁵¹/

NounEdit

修道 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin xīudào)

  1. spiritual discipline
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