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phonetic
trad. (婆羅門)
simp. (婆罗门)
 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Sanskrit ब्राह्मण (brāhmaṇa).

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1 1/1
Initial () (3) (37) (4)
Final () (95) (94) (55)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Level (Ø) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed Open Closed
Division () I I I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/buɑ/ /lɑ/ /muən/
Pan
Wuyun
/buɑ/ /lɑ/ /muon/
Shao
Rongfen
/buɑ/ /lɑ/ /muən/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/bwa/ /la/ /mwən/
Li
Rong
/buɑ/ /lɑ/ /muən/
Wang
Li
/buɑ/ /lɑ/ /muən/
Bernard
Karlgren
/bʱuɑ/ /lɑ/ /muən/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
luó mén

NounEdit

婆羅門

  1. brahmin (caste in Hinduism)

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (婆羅門):

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: S

Grade: S
もん
Grade: 2
goon

EtymologyEdit

The kanji are ateji (当て字), from Chinese 婆羅門.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

婆羅門 (katakana バラモン, rōmaji baramon)

  1. Alternative spelling of バラモン (brahmin)

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this term

NounEdit

婆羅門

  1. Hán tự form of Bà La Môn (brahmin).