Japanese Word Entry

舊約全書

Simplified Japanese form: 旧約全書

Kana:きゅうやくぜんしょ
Definition: Old Testament

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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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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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whole, entire, all, complete, fulfill, maintain, keep whole or intact
Readings
Mandarin: ㄑㄩㄢˊ (quán)
Cantonese: cyun4
Japanese: ゼン、 セン / まった.く、 すべ.て、 まったい、 まっとうする
Korean:
Vietnamese: toàn

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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