仙女

Contents

ChineseEdit

immortal female; woman
simp. and trad.
(仙女)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

仙女

  1. fairy, celestial maiden

JapaneseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Kanji in this term
せん
Grade: S
にょ
Grade: 1
on'yomi

From Sinitic 仙女.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

仙女 ‎(hiragana せんにょ, romaji sennyo)

  1. a nymph
  2. a fay; a fairy or female elf
  3. a female sage
SynonymsEdit
See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Kanji in this term
せん
Grade: S
じょ
Grade: 1
on'yomi

From Sinitic 仙女.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

仙女 ‎(hiragana せんじょ, romaji senjo, historical hiragana せんぢよ)

  1. a nymph
  2. a fay; a fairy or female elf
  3. a female sage

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  2. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3
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