Last modified on 3 June 2014, at 04:28

占卜

ChineseEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

占卜

  1. augury, divination, fortune-telling, scrying
  2. Alternate for 卜占 (bǔzhān): augury, divination, fortune-telling, scrying

CompoundsEdit

VerbEdit

占卜

  1. to divine, practice divination

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Grade: S Jinmeiyō

EtymologyEdit

Sinitic. Date of borrowing unknown. Compare modern Chinese 占卜 (zhānbǔ, zhànbǔ).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

占卜 (hiragana せんぼく, romaji senboku)

  1. Alternate for 卜占 (bokusen): augury, divination, fortune-telling