貴人

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Chinese[edit]

 
expensive; noble; your (name); precious
man; person; people
trad. (貴人)
simp. (贵人)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

貴人

  1. (literary) a man of importance
  2. (archaic) a royal consort

Japanese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From (ate, "superior") + (bito, "person")

Kanji in this term
あて
Grade: 6
ひと > びと
Grade: 1
kun'yomi

Noun[edit]

貴人 (hiragana あてびと, romaji atebito)

  1. a superior
  2. an aristocrat; a noble
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Etymology 2[edit]

From (ki, "superior") + (jin, "person")

Kanji in this term

Grade: 6
じん
Grade: 1
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

貴人 (hiragana きじん, romaji kijin)

  1. Same as above.
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