人和

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Chinese[edit]

man; person; people
 
mix together; peace; harmony; and; with; union; cap (a poem); respond in singing; soft; warm
simp. and trad.
(人和)

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

人和

  1. (literary) harmony among people; unity of people
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see 人胡.
(This term, 人和, is a variant form of 人胡.)

Japanese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
じん
Grade: 1

Grade: 3
on’yomi
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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

人和 (hiragana じんわ, rōmaji jinwa)

  1. harmony among people

Etymology 2[edit]

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Kanji in this term
れん
Grade: 1
ほう
Grade: 3
Irregular

Borrowed from Mandarin 人和 (rénhé).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Irregular reading)
    • IPA(key): [ɾẽ̞ɰ̃ho̞ː]

Noun[edit]

人和 (katakana レンホー, katakana レンホウ, rōmaji renhō, alternative reading リェンホー, rōmaji ryenhō)

  1. (mahjong) blessing of man: win by discard on the first go-around of play; depending on the rules, it can be worth 役満 (yakuman, limit), 倍満 (baiman), 満貫 (mangan), or any other number of points

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References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9