Japanese Word Entry

踏み繪

Simplified Japanese form: 踏み絵

Kana:ふみえ
Romaji:fumie
Definitions:
  1. fumi-e, fumie, tablet bearing Christian images, on which Edo-period authorities forced suspected Christians to trample

  2. allegiance test, loyalty test

Alternative form: 踏繪 〔踏絵〕

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Chinese characters used in this word

step, trample, carry through, appraise, evade payment, step on, tread on, walk
Readings
Mandarin: ㄊㄚˋ (tà), ㄊㄚ (tā)
Cantonese: daap6
Japanese: トウ (tou) / ふ.む (fumu)、 ふ.まえる (fumaeru)
Korean: 답 (dab)
Vietnamese: đạp
Variants
Semantic variant form:

picture, drawing, painting, sketch, draw, paint
Readings
Mandarin: ㄏㄨㄟˋ (huì), ㄍㄨㄟˋ (guì)
Cantonese: kui1, kui2
Japanese: カイ (kai)、 エ (e) / ししゅうもよ (shishuumoyo)、 えがく (egaku)
Korean: 회 (hoe)
Vietnamese: hội, gói
Variants
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