美人

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Chinese[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

美人

  1. a beautiful woman, a beauty, a belle
  2. (archaic) a royal consort

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 3
じん
Grade: 1
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

美人 (hiragana びじん, romaji bijin)

  1. a beautiful woman, a beauty, a belle

Usage notes[edit]

  • The morpheme denotes feminine beauty.

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this word

Noun[edit]

美人 (miin) (hangeul 미인)

  1. Hanja form? of 미인, “a beautiful woman, a beauty, a belle”.

Vietnamese[edit]

Hán tự in this word

Noun[edit]

美人

  1. Hán tự form of mỹ nhân, "a beautiful woman, a beauty, a belle"