謝謝

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See also: 谢谢

Chinese[edit]

to decline; to thank; gratitude to decline; to thank; gratitude
trad. (謝謝)
simp. (谢谢)

Pronunciation[edit]


Interjection[edit]

謝謝

  1. thanks; thank you
    謝謝 / 谢谢  ―  Xièxie!  ―  Thank you!

Synonyms[edit]

Dialectal synonyms of 謝謝 (“thank you”) [map]
Variety Location Words
Classical Chinese 有勞, 感謝, 感恩
Formal (Written Standard Chinese) 謝謝, 多謝
Mandarin Beijing 謝謝, 謝謝你
Taiwan 謝謝, 謝謝你
Chengdu 謝謝, 感謝
Cantonese Guangzhou 唔該, 多謝
Hong Kong 唔該, 多謝
Taishan 唔該, 多謝
Gan Nanchang 多謝
Hakka Meixian 多謝
Miaoli (N. Sixian) 恁仔細, 承蒙你, 阿里加多
Liudui (S. Sixian) 多謝, 承蒙, 承蒙你, 阿里加多
Hsinchu (Hailu) 承蒙, 承蒙你, 阿里加多
Dongshi (Dabu) 勞瀝, 恁勞瀝, 承蒙, 承蒙你, 阿里加多
Hsinchu (Raoping) 承蒙, 承蒙你, 恁仔細, 勞力, 阿里加多
Yunlin (Zhao'an) 勞力, 阿里加多
Jin Taiyuan 謝謝
Min Dong Fuzhou 謝謝
Min Nan Xiamen 多謝, 費神, 勞力
Quanzhou 道謝, 費神, 勞力
Zhangzhou 多謝, 費神, 勞力
Taipei 多謝, 勞力
Kaohsiung 多謝, 勞力, 感恩
Tainan 多謝, 勞力, 感恩
Taichung 勞力, 多謝
Hsinchu 勞力, 多謝
Lukang 多謝, 勞力
Sanxia 勞力
Yilan 多謝, 勞力, 感恩
Kinmen 勞力, 多謝
Magong 勞力, 多謝
Penang 感謝, thank you
Wu Shanghai 謝謝, 謝謝儂, 多謝
Xiang Changsha 多謝

Verb[edit]

謝謝

  1. to thank
    謝謝 / 谢谢  ―  Qǐng tì wǒ xièxie tā.  ―  Please thank her for me.
    謝謝好意 / 谢谢好意  ―  Xièxie nǐ de hǎoyì!  ―  Thank you for your kindness!
    謝謝問候 [MSC, trad.]
    谢谢问候 [MSC, simp.]
    Hái huó zhe, xièxie wènhòu. [Pinyin]
    Still living, thanks for asking.

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
しえ
Grade: 5
しえ
Grade: 5
Irregular

Etymology[edit]

From Mandarin 謝謝 (xièxie, thank you).[1][2]

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

謝謝 (katakana シエシエ, rōmaji shieshie)

  1. (informal, rare) thanks, thank you (in a Chinese context)

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References[edit]

  1. ^ 1995, 大辞泉 (Daijisen) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan, →ISBN
  2. 2.0 2.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN