聖誕節

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ChineseEdit

birth of a sage, a saint, a god, etc.
 
festival; section; segment; point; part; to economize; to save; temperate
trad. (聖誕節) 聖誕
simp. (圣诞节) 圣诞
Literally: “holy birth festival”.

PronunciationEdit


Proper nounEdit

聖誕節

  1. Christmas (Christian holiday)
    聖誕節快樂 / 圣诞节快乐  ―  Shèngdànjiē kuàilè!  ―  Merry Christmas!
    聖誕節快樂 / 圣诞节快乐 [Guangzhou Cantonese]  ―  Sing3 daan3 zit3 faai3 lok6! [Jyutping]  ―  Merry Christmas!
    聖誕節快樂 / 圣诞节快乐 [Min Nan]  ―  Sèng-tàn-cheh khoài-lo̍k! [Pe̍h-ōe-jī]  ―  Merry Christmas!

SynonymsEdit

Dialectal synonyms of 聖誕節 ("Christmas")
Variety Location Words
Mandarin Beijing 聖誕聖誕節
Taiwan 聖誕聖誕節耶誕耶誕節
Cantonese Guangzhou 聖誕聖誕節
Hong Kong 聖誕聖誕節
Taishan 聖誕聖誕節
Min Nan Quanzhou 聖誕聖誕節
Xiamen 聖誕聖誕節救主誕救主聖誕
Zhangzhou 聖誕聖誕節救主誕
Taipei 聖誕聖誕節耶誕耶誕節救主誕
Malaysia 紅毛冬節
Chaozhou 聖誕節

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
せい
Grade: 6
たん
Grade: 6
せつ
Grade: 4
on'yomi

Proper nounEdit

聖誕節 ‎(hiragana せいたんせつ, romaji Seitansetsu)

  1. Christmas (Christian holiday)

SynonymsEdit


KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

聖誕節 ‎(Seongtanjeol, McCune-Reischauer: Sŏngt'anjŏl, Yale: Sēngthancel) ‎(hangeul 성탄절)

  1. Hanja form? of 성탄절, “Christmas”.
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