社稷

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Chinese[edit]

soil god millet god
simp. and trad.
(社稷)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

社稷

  1. (archaic, literally) the gods of the soil and the harvest
  2. (archaic, figuratively) a nation; a country

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
しゃ
Grade: 2
しょく
Hyōgaiji
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

社稷 (hiragana しゃしょく, rōmaji shashoku)

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Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Noun[edit]

社稷 (sajik) (hangeul 사직)

  1. Hanja form? of 사직, “???”.