女媧

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See also: 女娲

Chinese[edit]

female; woman; daughter surname; sister of Fu2 Xi1
trad. (女媧)
simp. (女娲)
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Pronunciation[edit]


Proper noun[edit]

女媧

  1. (Chinese mythology) Nüwa, the goddess who repaired heaven and created mankind

Synonyms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Sino-Xenic (女媧):
  • Japanese: (じょ)() (Joka)
  • Korean: 여와 (女媧, Yeowa)
  • Vietnamese: Nữ Oa (女媧)

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
じょ
Grade: 1

Hyōgaiji
kan’on
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Etymology[edit]

From Chinese 女媧

Proper noun[edit]

(じょ)() (Jokaぢよくわ (dyokwa)?

  1. (Chinese mythology) Nüwa

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Proper noun[edit]

女媧 (Yeowa) (hangeul 여와)

  1. Hanja form? of 여와 (Nüwa).

Vietnamese[edit]

Hán tự in this term

Proper noun[edit]

女媧

  1. Hán tự form of Nữ Oa (Nüwa).