ChineseEdit

six ministry
simp. and trad.
(六部)
 

PronunciationEdit


Proper nounEdit

六部

  1. (historical politics) the Six Ministries of medieval and early modern imperial China: Personnel, Revenue, War, Rites, Public Works, and Justice

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DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (六部):
  • Japanese: (りく)() (Rikubu)
  • Korean: 육부 (六部, Yukbu)
  • Vietnamese: Lục bộ (六部)

JapaneseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Middle Chinese 六部

Pronunciation 1Edit

Kanji in this term
ろく
Grade: 1

Grade: 3
goon

NounEdit

(ろく)() (rokubu

  1. Clipping of 六十六部 (rokujūrokubu, Buddhist pilgrimage involving carrying 66 copies of the Lotus Sutra to sacred sites in 66 provinces).

Pronunciation 2Edit

Kanji in this term
りく
Grade: 1

Grade: 3
kan’on goon

Proper nounEdit

(りく)() (Rikubu

  1. (collective, historical, government, of feudal China) the Six Ministries

See alsoEdit


KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

Proper nounEdit

六部 (Yukbu) (hangeul 육부)

  1. Hanja form? of 육부.

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this term

Proper nounEdit

六部

  1. Hán tự form of Lục bộ.