ChineseEdit

vulgar man; person; people
simp. and trad.
(俗人)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

俗人

  1. vulgar person; philistine; person with poor taste
  2. ordinary person; worldling
  3. (Buddhism, Taoism) laity

SynonymsEdit

  • (ordinary person):

AntonymsEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
ぞく
Grade: S
じん
Grade: 1
on’yomi

NounEdit

俗人(ぞくじん) (zokujin)

  1. layperson, laity (as opposed to the priesthood)
  2. ordinary person, worldling
    聖人(せいじん)でもなければ俗人(ぞくじん)でもない
    seijin demo nakereba zokujin demo nai
    neither sage nor worldling