ChineseEdit

customer; visitor; guest man; person; people
simp. and trad.
(客人)
alternative forms 客儂客侬 Min Nan
anagram 人客

PronunciationEdit


Note: qieh4 reng1 - older pronunciation.

NounEdit

客人

  1. traveller
  2. travelling merchant
  3. customer
  4. guest; visitor
    客人 / 客人  ―  Kèrén lái le.  ―  The guest is here.
    客人 / 客人  ―  Lái kèrén le.  ―  An (unexpected) guest is here.
    居然沒有客人準備飲料瓜子茶葉 [MSC, trad.]
    居然没有客人准备饮料瓜子茶叶 [MSC, simp.]
    Tā jūrán méiyǒu gěi kèrén zhǔnbèi yān, jiǔ, yǐnliào, táng, guāzǐ huò cháyè. [Pinyin]
    Unexpectedly, he hadn't prepared cigarettes, liquor or other beverages, sweets, melon seeds, or tea for the guests.
  5. (Hakka, Min) Hakka (person of Hakka descent)

SynonymsEdit

  • (traveller):
  • (travelling merchant): 客商 (kèshāng)
  • (customer):
  • (guest):
  • (Hakka):

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
きゃく
Grade: 3
じん
Grade: 1
on’yomi

NounEdit

(きゃく)(じん) (kyakujin

  1. caller
  2. visitor
  3. guest
  4. company

See alsoEdit