ChineseEdit

first month; eldest brother; surname
 
child; son; (noun suffix)
child; son; (noun suffix); small thing; seed; egg; 1st earthly branch; 11 pm-1 am; midnight
simp. and trad.
(孟子)
 
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PronunciationEdit


Proper nounEdit

孟子

  1. Mencius (a Chinese philosopher, one of the principal interpreters of Confucianism)
  2. Mencius (one of the Four Books (四書四书 (Sìshū)) of Confucianism)

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (孟子):
  • Japanese: (もう)() (Mōshi)
  • Korean: 맹자 (孟子, Maengja)
  • Vietnamese: Mạnh Tử (孟子)

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
もう
Jinmeiyō

Grade: 1
goon
 孟子 on Japanese Wikipedia

EtymologyEdit

From Chinese 孟子.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

孟子(もうし) (Mōshi (historical kana まうし)

  1. Mencius (Chinese philosopher)
  2. Mencius (one of the Four Books)

See alsoEdit


KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

Proper nounEdit

孟子 (Maengja) (hangeul 맹자)

  1. Hanja form? of 맹자 (Mencius, a Chinese philosopher, one of the principal interpreters of Confucianism).
  2. Hanja form? of 맹자 (Mencius (one of the Four Books (四書) of Confucianism)).

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this term

Proper nounEdit

孟子

  1. Hán tự form of Mạnh Tử (Mencius, a Chinese philosopher, one of the principal interpreters of Confucianism).
  2. Hán tự form of Mạnh Tử (Mencius (one of the Four Books (四書) of Confucianism)).