Last modified on 14 April 2015, at 00:43

福音

ChineseEdit

 
good fortune; happiness; luck; Fujian province (abbrev); a surname
sound; noise; news
simp. and trad.
(福音)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

福音

  1. gospel, good news

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
ふく
Grade: 3
いん
Grade: 1
on'yomi

EtymologyEdit

Probably from Middle Chinese compound 福音 (pjuwk ʔim, literally happiness + sound).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

福音 (hiragana ふくいん, romaji fukuin)

  1. gospel, good news
    まだ ()きていると ()うのは (まさ)福音 (ふくいん)だったのよ。
    Mada ikite iru to iu no wa masa ni fukuin datta no yo.
    It was truly good news to hear that she's still alive.
  2. (religion, Christianity) the Gospel, good news (the message of Jesus concerning the salvation of the faithful)

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this word

NounEdit

福音 (bogeum) (hangeul 복음)

  1. Hanja form? of 복음, “gospel, good news”.

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this word

NounEdit

福音

  1. Hán tự form of phúc âm, "gospel, good news"