Japanese Word Entry

金剛石
Kana:こんごうせき
Romaji:kongouseki
Definition: diamond

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Chinese characters used in this word

gold, metals in general, money
Readings
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

sturdy, strength, hard, tough, rigid, strong
Readings
Mandarin: ㄍㄤ (gāng)
Cantonese: gong1
Japanese: ゴウ (gou) / つよい (tsuyoi)、 こわい (kowai)
Korean: 강 (gang)
Vietnamese: cương
Variants
Simplified Chinese form:

stone, rock, mineral, rad. 112
Readings
Mandarin: ㄕˊ (shí), ㄉㄢˋ (dàn)
Cantonese: daam3, sek6
Japanese: セキ (seki)、 シャク (shaku)、 コク (koku) / いし (ishi)
Korean: 석 (seog)
Vietnamese: thạch
Variants
Semantic variant form: