卜占

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ChineseEdit

to divine; foretell; turnip to divine
simp. and trad.
(卜占)

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VerbEdit

卜占

  1. to practice divination

NounEdit

卜占

  1. augury; divination; scrying; fortune-telling, particularly using trigrams
  2. fortune or prophecy so told

See alsoEdit

  • (not to be confused with) 占卜 (zhānbǔ)

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
ぼく
Jinmeiyō
せん
Grade: S
on'yomi

EtymologyEdit

Sinitic. Date of borrowing unknown. Compare modern Chinese 卜占 ‎(bǔzhān).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

卜占 ‎(hiragana ぼくせん, romaji bokusen)

  1. augury, divination, scrying, fortune-telling, particularly using trigrams
  2. a fortune or prophecy so told

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VerbEdit

卜占する ‎(hiragana ぼくせんする, romaji bokusen suru)

  1. to augur, to divine, to scry, to tell a fortune, particularly using trigrams

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