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

EtymologyEdit

From 聖誕圣诞 (shèngdàn, “holy birth”) + (jié, “festival”)

PronunciationEdit


Proper nounEdit

聖誕節

  1. Christmas (Christian holiday)
    聖誕節快樂 / 圣诞节快乐  ―  Shèngdànjié 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!

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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