憂國憂民

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Chinese[edit]

to worry about national affairs to be concerned about the people's sufferings
trad. (憂國憂民) 憂國 憂民
simp. (忧国忧民) 忧国 忧民

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1 1/1
Initial () (34) (28) (4)
Final () (136) (132) (43)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Checked (Ø) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open Closed Open
Division () III I III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ʔɨu/ /kwək̚/ /miɪn/
Pan
Wuyun
/ʔiu/ /kʷək̚/ /min/
Shao
Rongfen
/ʔiəu/ /kuək̚/ /mjen/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ʔuw/ /kwək̚/ /min/
Li
Rong
/ʔiu/ /kuək̚/ /miĕn/
Wang
Li
/ĭəu/ /kuək̚/ /mĭĕn/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ʔi̯ə̯u/ /kwək̚/ /mi̯ĕn/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
yōu guo mín
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
jau1 gwak1 man4

Idiom[edit]

憂國憂民

  1. to be concerned about the country and the people

Synonyms[edit]