肯綮

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Grade: S Hyōgaiji

NounEdit

肯綮 (hiragana こうけい, romaji kōkei)

  1. the essential point, the crucial point

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin kěnqìng
Zhuyin ㄎㄣˇ ㄑㄧㄥˋ
IPA (key) /kʰən²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ t͡ɕʰiŋ⁵¹/
Mandarin (variant)
Pinyin kěnqǐng
Zhuyin ㄎㄣˇ ㄑㄧㄥˇ
IPA (key) /kʰən²¹⁴⁻³⁵ t͡ɕʰiŋ²¹⁴⁻²¹⁽⁴⁾/

NounEdit

肯綮 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin kěnqìng or kěnqǐng)

  1. a place where muscle and bone link
  2. key point; crux

Derived termsEdit

Last modified on 19 April 2014, at 04:41