封印

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Japanese[edit]

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封印: a Japanese ink seal
封印: a western-style wax seal
Kanji in this term
ふう
Grade: S
いん
Grade: 4
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Chinese compound 封印 (pjowng ʔjinH). Compare modern Mandarin 封印 (fēngyìn).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

封印 (hiragana ふういん, romaji fūin)

  1. a seal, such as a wax impression or stamped pattern, made across the closure of an envelope or on a document for purposes of authentication

Derived terms[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Verb[edit]

封印 + する (hiragana ふういんする, romaji fūin suru)

  1. to apply a seal of wax or ink to something
  2. to seal something shut

Conjugation[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3

Mandarin[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin fēngyìn
Zhuyin ㄈㄥ ㄧㄣˋ
IPA (key) /fɤŋ⁵⁵ in⁵¹/

Noun[edit]

封印 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin fēngyìn)

  1. seal (stamp)