Japanese Word Entry

淋毒
Kana:りんどく
Romaji:rindoku
Definition: gonorrhoea, gonorrhea, the clap
Alternative form: 痳毒

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Chinese characters used in this word

lonely, deserted, drip, soak, drench, perfectly
Readings
Mandarin: ㄌㄧㄣˊ (lín), ㄌㄧㄣˋ (lìn)
Cantonese: lam4
Japanese: リン (rin) / さび.しい (sabishii)、 さみ.しい (samishii)
Korean: 림 (rim), 임 (im)
Vietnamese: lâm, lấm

poison, virus, venom, germ, harm, injury, spite, poisonous
Readings
Mandarin: ㄉㄨˊ (dú), ㄉㄞˋ (dài)
Cantonese: duk6
Japanese: ドク (doku)、 トク (toku) / そこなう (sokonau)、 わるい (warui)
Korean: 독 (dog)
Vietnamese: độc, đốc

gonorrhea, pock-marked, leprosy, measles
Readings
Mandarin: ㄌㄧㄣˊ (lín), ㄌㄧㄣˋ (lìn)
Cantonese: lam4, maa4
Japanese: リン (rin) / せんき (senki)、 りんびょう (rinbyou)
Korean: 림 (rim)
Vietnamese: lâm