回教

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ChineseEdit

Huihe (Uyghur) religion; teaching; teach
simp. and trad.
(回教)
Literally: “religion of the Huihe people”.

EtymologyEdit

From (huí), short for 回紇回纥 (Huíhé, “Huihe people; Uyghurs”) + (jiāo, “religion”). The Uyghurs were the first to introduce Islam to China.

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

回教

  1. Islam

SynonymsEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
かい
Grade: 2
きょう
Grade: 2

EtymologyEdit

From Sinitic.

NounEdit

回教 ‎(hiragana かいきょう, romaji kaikyō)

  1. Islam

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KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

回教 ‎(hoe-gyo) ‎(hangeul 회교)

  1. Hanja form? of 회교, “Islam”.

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this word

NounEdit

回教

  1. Hán tự form of Hồi giáo, "Islam"
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