和尚

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Chinese[edit]

simpl. and trad.

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Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

和尚

  1. (Advanced Mandarin) a Buddhist monk

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: 3 Grade: S

Noun[edit]

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

  1. Buddhist priest
    1. a Buddhist 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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Vietnamese[edit]

Hán tự in this word

和尚 (hòa thượng)