女神

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Chinese[edit]

female; woman
 
God; unusual; mysterious; soul; spirit; divine essence; lively; spiritual being
simp. and trad.
(女神)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

女神

  1. goddess
  2. (neologism) (of a young female, e.g. a 白富美) the goddess of one's heart

Japanese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 1
かみ > がみ
Grade: 3
kun'yomi

Compound of ‎(me, woman, female) +‎ ‎(kami, god, divinity). The kami changes to gami due to rendaku (連濁).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

女神 ‎(hiragana めがみ, romaji megami)

  1. a goddess: a female god

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References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  2. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

女神 ‎(yeosin) (hangeul 여신, revised yeosin, McCune-Reischauer yŏsin, Yale nyesin)

  1. Hanja form? of 여신, “goddess”.