Chinese edit

martial; military device; tool; utensil
trad. (武器)
simp. #(武器)

Pronunciation edit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
Initial () (4) (29)
Final () (24) (17)
Tone (調) Rising (X) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Closed Open
Division () III III
Fanqie
Baxter mjuX khijH
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/mɨoX/ /kʰˠiɪH/
Pan
Wuyun
/mioX/ /kʰᵚiH/
Shao
Rongfen
/mioX/ /kʰiɪH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/muə̆X/ /kʰjiH/
Li
Rong
/mioX/ /kʰjiH/
Wang
Li
/mĭuX/ /kʰiH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/mi̯uX/ /kʰiH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
mou5 hei3

Noun edit

武器

  1. weapon; arms
  2. (figurative) weapon (means of gaining an advantage over someone or something)
    思想武器  ―  sīxiǎng wǔqì  ―  ideological weapon

Synonyms edit

  • (weapon):

Derived terms edit

Descendants edit

Sino-Xenic (武器):
  • Japanese: 武器(ぶき) (buki)
  • Korean: 무기(武器) (mugi)
  • Vietnamese: vũ khí (武器)

Japanese edit

 
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Kanji in this term

Grade: 5

Grade: 4
kan’on
Alternative spelling
武器 (kyūjitai)

Etymology edit

From Middle Chinese 武器 (MC mjuX khijH).

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

()() (buki

  1. (weaponry) weapon, arms
    Synonyms: つわもの (tsuwamono), 兵器 (heiki)
    • 1999 March 1, “(かく)(とう)(せん)()アルティメーター [Combat Warrior Ultimator]”, in Booster 1, Konami:
      ()()をいっさい使(つか)わず、()()(たたか)いぬく(かく)(とう)(せん)()
      Buki o issai tsukawazu, sude de tatakainuku kakutō senshi.
      A combat warrior who fights with his bare hands, without ever using any weapon whatsoever.
    • 2004 July 7, Nobuhiro Watsuki, “(だい)26(にじゅうろく)() トレーニング・デイ [Chapter 26: Training Day]”, in ()(ソウ)(レン)(キン) (()(ソウ)(レン)(キン)) [Armed Alchemy], volume 3, Tokyo: Shueisha, →ISBN, page 161:
      (けん)(じゅう)(さい)()()()(じゅう)(こう)(ひと)()けてはダメ!
      Kenjū wa saigo no buki! Jūkō o hito ni mukete wa dame!
      Handguns are weapons of last resort! Do not casually point muzzles at people!
    • 2012 October 5, “オーガの(だつ)(ごく)(しゃ) [Ogre Jailbreaker]”, in ラヴニカへの回帰 [Return to Ravnica], Wizards of the Coast:
      (くさり)()()として使(つか)うという(はっ)(そう)(いた)るまでに(さん)(ねん)(よう)した。だがこれに()()いた(かれ)は、()()にした(とし)(つき)(ぶん)()(かえ)した。
      Kusari o buki toshite tsukau to iu hassō ni itaru made ni sannen o yōshita. Daga kore ni kizuita kare wa, muda ni shita toshitsukibun o torikaeshita.
      It took three years for it to occur to him to use the chain as a weapon. But once it did, he made up for lost time.
  2. (figurative) weapon
    (べん)(ぜつ)()()する
    benzetsu o buki ni suru
    to use speech as a weapon

Derived terms edit

References edit

  1. ^ Matsumura, Akira, editor (2006), 大辞林 [Daijirin] (in Japanese), Third edition, Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  2. ^ NHK Broadcasting Culture Research Institute, editor (1998), NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 [NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary] (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK Publishing, →ISBN
  3. ^ Kindaichi, Kyōsuke et al., editors (1997), 新明解国語辞典 [Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten] (in Japanese), Fifth edition, Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

Korean edit

Hanja in this term

Noun edit

武器 (mugi) (hangeul 무기)

  1. Hanja form? of 무기 (weapon; arms).

Vietnamese edit

chữ Hán Nôm in this term

Noun edit

武器

  1. chữ Hán form of vũ khí (weapon; arms).