和尚

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: 3 Grade: S

Noun[edit]

和尚 (hiragana おしょう、わじょう、かしょう, romaji oshō, wajō, kashō)

  1. Buddhist priest
    1. a Budhist priest who is the head of a temple or in a higher rank.
    2. title and style for high ranked Buddhist priests.
    3. a Buddhist priest master who gives instructions to other priests.

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Mandarin[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin héshàng
Zhuyin ㄏㄜˊ ㄕㄤˋ
IPA (key) /xɤ³⁵ ʂɑŋ⁵¹/

Noun[edit]

和尚 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin héshàng)

  1. (Advanced Mandarin) a Buddhist monk

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Vietnamese[edit]

和尚 (hòa thượng)