八卦

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Chinese[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

八卦

  1. prone to gossip

Noun[edit]

八卦

  1. the eight divinatory trigrams of the I Ching
  2. gossip

Verb[edit]

八卦

  1. to gossip

Japanese[edit]

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Kanji in this term
はち > はっ
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Hyōgaiji
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

八卦 (hiragana はっけ, romaji hakke)

  1. The eight divinatory trigrams of the I Ching.
  2. augury, divination, scrying, fortune-telling, particularly using trigrams.

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