Last modified on 14 September 2014, at 17:27

卜占

ChineseEdit

simpl. and trad.

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NounEdit

卜占

  1. augury, divination, scrying, fortune-telling, particularly using trigrams
  2. a fortune or prophecy so told

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
ぼく
Jinmeiyō
せん
Grade: S
on'yomi

EtymologyEdit

Sinitic. Date of borrowing unknown. Compare modern Chinese 卜占 (bǔzhān).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

卜占 (hiragana ぼくせん, romaji bokusen)

  1. augury, divination, scrying, fortune-telling, particularly using trigrams
  2. a fortune or prophecy so told

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VerbEdit

卜占 + する (hiragana ぼくせんする, romaji bokusen suru)

  1. to augur, to divine, to scry, to tell a fortune, particularly using trigrams

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