Japanese Word Entry

折衷主義
Kana:せっちゅうしゅぎ
Romaji:secchuushugi
Definition: eclecticism

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Chinese characters used in this word

fold, break, fracture, bend, yield, submit, break off, snap
Readings
Mandarin: ㄓㄜˊ (zhé), ㄕㄜˊ (shé), ㄓㄜ (zhē), ㄊㄧˊ (tí)
Cantonese: zit3
Japanese: セツ (setsu)、 シャク (shaku) / お.る (oru)、 おり (ori)、 -お.り (-ori)、 お.れる (oreru)、 くじく (kujiku)
Korean: 절 (jeol), 제 (je)
Vietnamese: chiết, đề
Variants
Semantic variant form:

inmost, heart, mind, inside, from bottom of one's heart
Readings
Mandarin: ㄓㄨㄥ (zhōng), ㄓㄨㄥˋ (zhòng)
Cantonese: cung1, zung1
Japanese: チュウ (chuu) / うち (uchi)、 まごころ (magokoro)
Korean: 충 (chung)
Vietnamese: trung, trúng

lord, chief, master, main thing, principal, chief owner, host
Readings
Mandarin: ㄓㄨˇ (zhǔ), ㄓㄨˋ (zhù)
Cantonese: zyu2
Japanese: シュ (shu)、 ス (su)、 シュウ (shuu) / ぬし (nushi)、 おも (omo)、 あるじ (aruji)
Korean: 주 (ju)
Vietnamese: chủ, chúa

righteousness, justice, morality, honor, loyalty, meaning, right conduct
Readings
Mandarin: ㄧˋ (yì), ㄧˊ (yí), ㄒㄧ (xī)
Cantonese: ji6
Japanese: ギ (gi) / よい (yoi)、 よしとする (yoshitosuru)、 よく (yoku)
Korean: 의 (eui)
Vietnamese: nghĩa
Variants
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