See also: 敎會 and 教会

ChineseEdit

teach; teaching; religion
 
to meet; to gather; group
to meet; to gather; group; to assemble; association; be able to; be likely to; to balance an account; accounting
trad. (教會/敎會) /
simp. (教会)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

教會

  1. (Christianity) church (house of worship or religious organization)
    教會 / 教会 [Cantonese]  ―  faan1 gaau3 wui6-2 [Jyutping]  ―  to go to church

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (教會):
  • Japanese: (きょう)(かい) (kyōkai) (see there for further descendants)
  • Korean: 교회 (敎會, gyohoe)
  • Vietnamese: giáo hội (教會)

Others:

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Duffus, William (1883), “Church”, in English-Chinese Vocabulary of the Vernacular or Spoken Language of Swatow, Swatow: English Presbyterian Mission Press, page 42

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
きょう
Grade: 2
かい
Hyōgaiji
on’yomi

NounEdit

(きょう)(かい) (kyōkaiけうくわい (keukwai)? (kyūjitai, shinjitai 教会)

  1. Kyūjitai form of 教会: church

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

教會 (gyohoe) (hangeul 교회)

  1. Alternative form of 敎會 (church)

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this term

NounEdit

教會

  1. Hán tự form of giáo hội (church).