Last modified on 21 December 2014, at 03:51

占卜

ChineseEdit

to divine to divine; foretell; turnip
simp. and trad.
(占卜)

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
せん
Grade: S
ぼく
Jinmeiyō
on'yomi

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