破戒

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Chinese[edit]

 
to break; to split; broken; damaged; worn out
swear off; warn against
simp. and trad.
(破戒)

Etymology[edit]

Translation of Sanskrit शीलखण्डन (śīlakhaṇḍana, violation of morality or virtue). Tibetan equivalent is ཚུལ་ཁྲིམས་ཉམས་པ (tshul khrims nyams pa).

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Verb[edit]

破戒

  1. (religion) to break a commandment
  2. (by extension) to make an exception

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Sino-Xenic (破戒):

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 5
かい
Grade: S
on’yomi

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Noun[edit]

破戒 (hiragana はかい, rōmaji hakai)

  1. breaking a commandment, especially a religious commandment
     () (かい) (そう) ランシン
    Hakaisō Ranshin
    Ranshin, Commandment Breaker

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References[edit]

  1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN
  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, →ISBN.