Last modified on 22 December 2014, at 00:27

美人

ChineseEdit

America; beautiful man; person; people
simp. and trad.
(美人)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

美人

  1. a beautiful woman, a beauty, a belle
  2. (archaic) a royal consort

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 3
じん
Grade: 1
on'yomi

NounEdit

美人 (hiragana びじん, romaji bijin)

  1. a beautiful woman, a beauty, a belle

Usage notesEdit

  • The morpheme denotes feminine beauty.

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this word

NounEdit

美人 (miin) (hangeul 미인)

  1. Hanja form? of 미인, “a beautiful woman, a beauty, a belle”.

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this word

NounEdit

美人

  1. Hán tự form of mỹ nhân, "a beautiful woman, a beauty, a belle"