Japanese Word Entry

僞本

Simplified Japanese form: 偽本

Kana:ぎほん
Romaji:gihon
Definition: spurious book, forgery

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Chinese characters used in this word

lie, falsehood, deceive, pretend, false, counterfeit, bogus
Readings
Mandarin: ㄨㄟˇ (wěi)
Cantonese: ngai6
Japanese: ギ (gi)、 カ (ka) / いつわ.る (itsuwaru)、 いつわ.り (itsuwari)、 にせ (nise)
Korean: 위 (wi)
Vietnamese: ngụy
Variants
Simplified Chinese form:
Simplified Japanese form:
Semantic variant form:

book, present, main, origin, true, real, counter for long cylindrical things, root, source, basis
Readings
Mandarin: ㄅㄣˇ (běn), ㄅㄣ (bēn)
Cantonese: bun2
Japanese: ホン (hon) / もと (moto)
Korean: 본 (bon)
Vietnamese: bổn, bản