Japanese Word Entry

舊新約聖書

Simplified Japanese form: 旧新約聖書

Kana:きゅうしんやくせいしょ
Definition: Old and New Testaments

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Chinese characters used in this word

old things, old friend, old times, former, ex-, old, ancient, past
Readings
Mandarin: ㄐㄧㄡˋ (jiù)
Cantonese: gau6
Japanese: キュウ / ふる.い、 もと、 ひさしい、 ひさしく
Korean:
Vietnamese: cựu
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new, recent, fresh, modern
Readings
Mandarin: ㄒㄧㄣ (xīn)
Cantonese: san1
Japanese: シン / あたら.しい、 あら.た、 あら-、 にい-、 にい
Korean:
Vietnamese: tân

promise, approximately, shrink, treaty, agreement, covenant
Readings
Mandarin: ㄩㄝ (yuē), ㄧㄠ (yāo), ㄧㄠˋ (yào), ㄉㄧˋ (dì)
Cantonese: joek3
Japanese: ヤク / つづ.まる、 つづ.める、 つづま.やか、 つずめる、 つずまやか
Korean: 약, 요
Vietnamese: ước
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holy, saint, sage, master, priest, sacred
Readings
Mandarin: ㄕㄥˋ (shèng)
Cantonese: sing3
Japanese: セイ、 ショウ / ひじり
Korean:
Vietnamese: thánh
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write, book, letter, document, writings
Readings
Mandarin: ㄕㄨ (shū)
Cantonese: syu1
Japanese: ショ / か.く、 -が.き、 ふみ
Korean:
Vietnamese: thư
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