阿修羅

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See also: 阿修罗

Chinese[edit]

phonetic
trad. (阿修羅)
simp. (阿修罗)

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit असुर (asura).

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1 1/1
Initial () (34) (16) (37)
Final () (94) (136) (94)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Level (Ø) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open Open Open
Division () I III I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ʔɑ/ /sɨu/ /lɑ/
Pan
Wuyun
/ʔɑ/ /siu/ /lɑ/
Shao
Rongfen
/ʔɑ/ /siəu/ /lɑ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ʔa/ /suw/ /la/
Li
Rong
/ʔɑ/ /siu/ /lɑ/
Wang
Li
/ɑ/ /sĭəu/ /lɑ/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ʔɑ/ /si̯ə̯u/ /lɑ/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
ē xiū luó

Noun[edit]

阿修羅

  1. (Buddhism) asura

Japanese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Kanji in this term

Jinmeiyō

Grade: 5

Grade: S
on’yomi
Kanji in this term

Jinmeiyō
しゅ
Grade: 5

Grade: S
on’yomi

Borrowing from Chinese 阿修羅, ultimately translated from Sanskrit असुर (asura).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

阿修羅 (hiragana あしゅら, rōmaji ashura, alternative reading あすら, katakana アスラ, rōmaji asura)

  1. Asura

Synonyms[edit]

  • 修羅 (しゅら, ​shura)

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3