節制

CantoneseEdit

simpl. 节制
trad.

NounEdit

節制 (traditional, Jyutping zit3 zai3, traditional 節制, simplified 节制)

  1. restraint, self-control, abstinence

VerbEdit

節制 (traditional, Jyutping zit3 zai3, traditional 節制, simplified 节制)

  1. to check, to moderate, to control, to limit, to abstain
  2. to command (an army)

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
せつ > せっ
Grade: 4
せい
Grade: 5
on'yomi

NounEdit

節制 (hiragana せっせい, romaji sessei)

  1. temperance; self-restraint; moderation; abstinence.
  2. (tarot): temperance; the fourteenth trump or major arcana card in most traditional Tarot decks.

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VerbEdit

節制 + する (hiragana せっせいする, romaji sessei suru)

  1. be moderate, be temperate

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MandarinEdit

simpl. 节制
trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin jiézhì
Zhuyin ㄐㄧㄝˊ ㄓˋ
IPA (key) /t͡ɕi̯ɛ³⁵ ʈ͡ʂʐ̩⁵¹/

NounEdit

節制 (traditional, Pinyin jiézhì, simplified 节制)

  1. restraint, self-control, abstinence

VerbEdit

節制 (traditional, Pinyin jiézhì, simplified 节制)

  1. to check, to moderate, to control, to limit, to abstain
  2. to command (an army)
Last modified on 9 April 2014, at 23:24