Japanese Word Entry

異種
Kana:いしゅ
Romaji:ishu
Definition: different kind (species, variety), heterologous, heterogenous

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Chinese characters used in this word

uncommon, different, queerness, strangeness, wonderful, curious, unusual, strange
Readings
Mandarin: ㄧˋ (yì)
Cantonese: ji6
Japanese: イ (i) / こと (koto)、 こと.なる (kotonaru)、 け (ke)、 あやしい (ayashii)
Korean: 이 (i), 리 (ri)
Vietnamese: dị
Variants
Simplified Chinese form:

species, kind, class, variety, seed, race, offspring, to plant
Readings
Mandarin: ㄓㄨㄥˇ (zhǒng), ㄔㄨㄥˊ (chóng), ㄓㄨㄥˋ (zhòng)
Cantonese: zung2, zung3
Japanese: シュ (shu) / たね (tane)、 -ぐさ (-gusa)、 うえる (ueru)
Korean: 종 (jong)
Vietnamese: chủng, chúng, chõng
Variants
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