人物

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Chinese[edit]

man; person; people thing; object; matter
simp. and trad.
(人物)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

人物

  1. figure; personage
    歷史人物 / 历史人物  ―  lìshǐ rénwù  ―  historical figure
    神秘人物  ―  shénmì rénwù  ―  mysterious figure
    神話人物 / 神话人物  ―  shénhuà rénwù  ―  mythological figure
    焦點人物 / 焦点人物  ―  jiāodiǎn rénwù  ―  central figure
  2. character (in a story)
    主要人物  ―  zhǔyào rénwù  ―  main character
  3. personnel
    內部人物 / 内部人物  ―  nèibù rénwù  ―  internal personnel
  4. (art) figure painting; painting of a person; portrait
  5. (Classical Chinese) demeanour
  6. (Classical Chinese) people and things

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Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Sino-Xenic (人物):
  • Japanese: 人物(じんぶつ) (jinbutsu)
  • Korean: 인물 (人物, inmul)
  • Vietnamese: nhân vật (人物)

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
じん
Grade: 1
ぶつ
Grade: 3
kan’on

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(じん)(ぶつ) (jinbutsu

  1. person, figure, personage
  2. someone's character

References[edit]

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, →ISBN.
  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Noun[edit]

人物 (inmul) (hangeul 인물)

  1. Hanja form? of 인물 (figure).

Vietnamese[edit]

Hán tự in this term

Noun[edit]

人物

  1. Hán tự form of nhân vật (figure).