病院

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Chinese[edit]

 
ailment; illness; disease; fall ill; sick; defect
courtyard; institution
simp. and trad.
(病院)

Etymology[edit]

Wasei kango (和製漢語), borrowing from Japanese 病院 (びょういん) (byōin, hospital)

Pronunciation[edit]


Note: piô-yín - from Japanese pronunciation.

Noun[edit]

病院

  1. (rare or dialectal, chiefly Taiwan Min Nan and Hakka) hospital

Synonyms[edit]

Dialectal synonyms of 醫院 (“hospital”) [map]
Variety Location Words
Formal (Written Standard Chinese) 醫院
Mandarin Beijing 醫院
Taiwan 醫院
Cantonese Guangzhou 醫院
Hong Kong 醫院
Taishan 病院醫院
Gan Nanchang 醫院
Hakka Meixian 醫院
Miaoli (N. Sixian) 病院醫院
Liudui (S. Sixian) 病院醫院
Hsinchu (Hailu) 病院醫院
Dongshi (Dabu) 病院醫院
Zhuolan (Raoping) 病院醫院
Yunlin (Zhao'an) 病院
Min Bei Jian'ou 醫院醫館 dated
Min Dong Fuzhou 醫院醫館 dated醫生館 dated
Min Nan Xiamen 醫館醫院
Quanzhou 醫館醫院
Zhangzhou 醫館醫院
Taipei 病院醫生館
Kaohsiung 病院醫生館
Tainan 病院醫生館
Taichung 病院醫生館
Hsinchu 病院
Lukang 病院醫生館
Sanxia 病院醫生館
Yilan 病院醫生館
Kinmen 醫院
Magong 醫生館病院
Penang 醫生館老君厝
Singapore 老君厝
Chaozhou 醫院
Wu Shanghai 醫院

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
びょう
Grade: 3
いん
Grade: 3
on'yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

病院 (hiragana びょういん, rōmaji byōin, historical hiragana びやうゐん)

  1. hospital

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Noun[edit]

病院 (byeong-won) (hangeul 병원)

  1. Hanja form? of 병원, “hospital”.

Vietnamese[edit]

Hán tự in this word

Noun[edit]

病院

  1. Hán tự form of bệnh viện, “hospital