和尚

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Grade: 3 Grade: S

NounEdit

和尚 (hiragana おしょう、わじょう、かしょう, romaji oshō, wajō, kashō)

  1. Buddhist priest
    1. a Budhist priest who is the head of a temple or in a higher rank.
    2. title and style for high ranked Buddhist priests.
    3. a Buddhist priest master who gives instructions to other priests.

SynonymsEdit

  • 住職 1.
  • 和上 2.
  • 和闍 2.

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin héshàng
Zhuyin ㄏㄜˊ ㄕㄤˋ
IPA (key) /xɤ³⁵ ʂɑŋ⁵¹/

NounEdit

和尚 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin héshàng)

  1. (Advanced Mandarin) a Buddhist monk

SynonymsEdit


VietnameseEdit

和尚 (hòa thượng)

Last modified on 8 April 2014, at 09:55