Japanese Word Entry

Kana:いや
Definition: disagreeable, detestable, unpleasant, reluctant
Alternative forms: 厭 、 厭や
Alternative Kana: や、 イヤ

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Chinese characters used in this word

dislike, detest, hate, suspect, criticize
Readings
Mandarin: ㄒㄧㄢˊ (xián)
Cantonese: jim4
Japanese: ケン、 ゲン / きら.う、 きら.い、 いや、 うたがう
Korean:
Vietnamese: hiềm

get tired of, satiate, bore, dislike, disagreeable, unwelcome, detest, reject
Readings
Mandarin: ㄧㄢˋ (yàn), ㄧㄢ (yān), ㄧㄚ (yā), ㄧㄢˇ (yǎn), ㄧˋ (yì)
Cantonese: jim1, jim3
Japanese: エン、 オン、 アン、 オウ、 ユウ、 ヨウ / いや、 あ.きる、 いと.う、 おさ.える
Korean: 염, 암, 엽
Vietnamese: yếm, áp, yêm, ấp, ướm
Variants
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