ChineseEdit

demonical; iniquitous; nefarious teach; teaching; religion
simp. and trad.
(邪教)

EtymologyEdit

Used since the Ming dynasty to indicate “heterodox teachings”

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

邪教

  1. (evil) cult; sect
    反對邪教 / 反对邪教  ―  fǎnduì xiéjiào  ―  to combat cults

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
じゃ
Grade: S
きょう
Grade: 2
goon

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

邪教(じゃきょう) (jakyō)

  1. heretical religion, heresy
    • 1936, 戸坂潤, 思想と風俗:
      でいわゆる邪教(じゃきょう)も、ただ(たん)邪悪(じゃあく)信仰(しんこう)のことなどではない。
      De iwayuru jakyō mo, tada tanni jaaku na shinkō no koto nado de wa nai.
      And these so-called heresies are not simply evil cults.

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this term

NounEdit

邪教

  1. Hán tự form of tà giáo (heresy; cult).