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ChineseEdit

 
mix together; peace; harmony; and; with; union; cap (a poem); respond in singing; soft; warm
 
still; yet; to value; to esteem
simp. and trad.
(和尚)

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NounEdit

和尚

  1. Buddhist monk

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Grade: 3 Grade: S

NounEdit

和尚 ‎(hiragana おしょう, romaji oshō) (alternative reading hiragana わじょう, romaji wajō) (alternative reading hiragana かしょう, romaji kashō)

  1. Buddhist priest
    1. a Buddhist priest who is the head of a temple or in a higher rank.
    2. title and style for high ranked Buddhist priests.
    3. a Buddhist priest master who gives instructions to other priests.

SynonymsEdit

  • (a Buddhist priest who is the head of the temple or in a higher rank): 住職
  • (a title for Buddhist priests): 和上, 和闍

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this word

和尚 (hòa thượng)

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