See also:

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 30 +5, 8 strokes, cangjie input 口口竹山 (RRHU), composition)

  1. pray for haplessness or curses (upon another)
  2. curse, hex, damn(ing)
  3. spell, enchantment, ensorcellment
  4. incantation, mantra, chant

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 182, character 2
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 3443
  • Dae Jaweon: page 401, character 2
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 601, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+546A

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping zau2, Yale jau2)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

  • On: じゅ (ju), しゅう (shū)
  • Kun: かしる (呪る, kashiru), しゅす (呪す, shusu), じゅす (呪す, jusu), のろう (呪う, norou), のろい (呪い, noroi), のろわしい (呪わしい, norowashii), ほさく (呪く, hosaku), まじなう (呪う, majinau), まじない (呪い, majinai)
  1. charm, curse

CompoundsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(ju) (hangeul [[]], revised ju, McCune-Reischauer chu, Yale cwu)

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CompoundsEdit

  • 呪文 (주문 (jumun), jumun)

MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

Standard:

(Pinyin zhòu (zhou4), Wade-Giles chou4)

  1. to curse, damn
  2. incantation

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(huếnh)

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Last modified on 15 February 2014, at 13:52