須臾

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: S Hyōgaiji

Etymology[edit]

Translation of Sanskrit muhūrta or kṣaṇa.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

須臾 (hiragana しゅら, hiragana しゅゆ, romaji shuyu)

  1. a short amount of time; an instant

Mandarin[edit]

simpl. 须臾
trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin xūyú
Zhuyin ㄒㄩ ㄩˊ
IPA (key) /ɕy⁵⁵ y³⁵/

Adverb[edit]

須臾 (traditional, Pinyin xūyú, simplified 须臾)

  1. (literary) in an instant