Japanese Word Entry

新約
Kana:しんやく
Definitions:
  1. new contract, new agreement

  2. New Testament


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Chinese characters used in this word

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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