Japanese Word Entry

  1. gold (Au), golden (color), gold (medal, cup)

  2. valuable, of highest value

  3. money, gold coin

  4. Friday

  5. metal (fourth of the five elements)

  6. Jin dynasty (China, 1115-1234), Chin dynasty, Jurchen dynasty

  7. gold general

  8. testicles

  9. karat, carat

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Chinese characters used in this word

gold, metals in general, money
Mandarin: ㄐㄧㄣ (jīn), ㄐㄧㄣˋ (jìn)
Cantonese: gam1
Japanese: キン (kin)、 コン (kon)、 ゴン (gon) / かね (kane)、 かな- (kana-)、 -がね (-gane)
Korean: 김 (gim), 금 (geum)
Vietnamese: kim