See also: 别人

ChineseEdit

 
other; distinguish; contrary
other; distinguish; contrary; difficult; awkward; leave; depart; separate; classify; another; do not; must not; to pin
man; person; people
trad. (別人)
simp. (别人)
alternative forms 別儂别侬 coastal Min; dialectal Wu

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

別人

  1. others; other people
    別人 / 别人  ―  kào biérén  ―  to rely on others
    冒犯別人 / 冒犯别人  ―  màofàn dào biérén  ―  to offend others
    別人 / 别人  ―  yòng shǒu zhǐzhe biérén  ―  to point at others
    別人帶來麻煩 / 别人带来麻烦  ―  wèi biérén dàilái máfan  ―  to bring trouble to others
    不准別人 [MSC, trad.]
    不准别人 [MSC, simp.]
    Zhè jiàn shì bùzhǔn gēn biérén shuō. [Pinyin]
    Don't tell anyone about this.
    需要別人憐憫 [MSC, trad.]
    需要别人怜悯 [MSC, simp.]
    Wǒ bù xūyào biérén de liánmǐn. [Pinyin]
    I don't need other people's pity.
    不食人間煙火根本知道別人實際痛苦 [MSC, trad.]
    不食人间烟火根本知道别人实际痛苦 [MSC, simp.]
    Zhè yī qún bùshírénjiānyānhuǒ de rén, gēnběn bù zhīdào biérén de shíjì tòngkǔ! [Pinyin]
    These people who are out of touch with reality just don't understand the real suffering of others!

Usage notesEdit

Functions both as a common noun (other people generally) and a personal pronoun (someone other than the self); some dictionaries make the distinction, some don't.

SynonymsEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
べつ
Grade: 4
じん
Grade: 1
on’yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(べつ)(じん) (betsujin

  1. different person, someone else
    まるで別人(べつじん)なっようだ。
    Maru de betsujin ni natta yō da.
    It's almost like they're a completely different person now.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN