Japanese Word Entry

聖油
Kana:せいゆ
Romaji:seiyu
Definition: holy oil

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Chinese characters used in this word

holy, saint, sage, master, priest, sacred
Readings
Mandarin: ㄕㄥˋ (shèng)
Cantonese: sing3
Japanese: セイ (sei)、 ショウ (shou) / ひじり (hijiri)
Korean: 성 (seong)
Vietnamese: thánh
Variants
Simplified Chinese form:
Semantic variant form:

oil, fat, grease, lard, paints
Readings
Mandarin: ㄧㄡˊ (yóu), ㄧㄡˋ (yòu)
Cantonese: jau4
Japanese: ユ (yu)、 ユウ (yuu) / あぶら (abura)
Korean: 유 (yu)
Vietnamese: du, dầu