花柳病

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: 1 Grade: S Grade: 3
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

花柳 (red-light district) +‎ (sickness)

Noun[edit]

花柳病 (hiragana かりゅうびょう, romaji karyūbyō)

  1. (obsolete) venereal disease, sexually transmitted disease

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Mandarin[edit]

simpl. and trad.
花柳

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin huāliǔbìng
Zhuyin ㄏㄨㄚ ㄌㄧㄡˇ ㄅㄧㄥˋ
IPA (key) /xu̯a̠⁵⁵ li̯oʊ̯²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ piŋ⁵¹/

Noun[edit]

花柳病 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin huāliǔbìng)

  1. venereal disease; sexually transmitted disease

Synonyms[edit]