Japanese Word Entry

檢非違使

Simplified Japanese form: 検非違使

Kana:けびいし
Romaji:kebiishi
Definition: police and judicial chief (Heian and Kamakura periods)
Alternative readings: けんびいし (kenbiishi)、 けいびいし (keibiishi)

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Chinese characters used in this word

check, examine
Readings
Mandarin: ㄐㄧㄢˇ (jiǎn)
Cantonese: gim2
Japanese: ケン (ken) / しら.べる (shiraberu)
Korean: 검 (geom)
Vietnamese: kiểm, ghém
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Simplified Japanese form:

un-, mistake, negative, injustice, non-, not, oppose
Readings
Mandarin: ㄈㄟ (fēi), ㄈㄟˇ (fěi)
Cantonese: fei1
Japanese: ヒ (hi) / あら.ず (arazu)、 それる (soreru)
Korean: 비 (bi)
Vietnamese: phi

difference, differ, disobey, violate, defy, be apart from
Readings
Mandarin: ㄨㄟˊ (wéi), ㄏㄨㄟˊ (huí)
Cantonese: wai4
Japanese: イ (i) / ちが.う (chigau)、 ちが.い (chigai)、 ちが.える (chigaeru)、 -ちが.える (-chigaeru)、 たが.う (tagau)、 たが.える (tagaeru)、 よこしま (yokoshima)
Korean: 위 (wi)
Vietnamese: vi
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使 use, send on a mission, order, messenger, envoy, ambassador, cause
Readings
Mandarin: ㄕˇ (shǐ), ㄕˋ (shì)
Cantonese: sai2, si2, si3
Japanese: シ (shi) / つか.う (tsukau)、 つか.い (tsukai)、 -つか.い (-tsukai)、 -づか.い (-dukai)
Korean: 사 (sa)
Vietnamese: sử, sứ