欺瞞

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See also: 欺瞒

Chinese[edit]

take unfair advantage of; to deceive; to cheat conceal from
trad. (欺瞞)
simp. (欺瞒)

Pronunciation[edit]


Verb[edit]

欺瞞

  1. to deceive; to dupe

Synonyms[edit]

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: S
まん
Hyōgaiji
kan’yōon goon
Alternative spelling
欺謾 (rare)

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Middle Chinese compound 欺瞞 (MC kʰɨ muɑn, literally “cheat, bully + lie, conceal”).

First cited to a text from 1477.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

()(まん) (gimanぎまん (giman)?

  1. [from 1477] deception, deceit
    ()(まん)(かみ)、フィナックス
    Giman no Kami, Finakkusu
    Phenax, God of Deception

Verb[edit]

()(まん)する (giman suruぎまん (giman)? suru (stem ()(まん) (giman shi), past ()(まん)した (giman shita))

  1. [from 1477] to deceive, to dupe

Conjugation[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan
  2. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  3. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN
  4. ^ 1997, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Noun[edit]

欺瞞 (giman) (hangeul 기만)

  1. Hanja form? of 기만 (deception, deceit, humblebrag).