Chinese Word Entry

選美比賽

Simplified Chinese form: 选美比赛

Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄒㄩㄢˇ ㄇㄟˇ ㄅㄧˇ ㄙㄞˋ
Mandarin (Pinyin): xuǎn měi bǐ sài
Cantonese (Jyutping): syun2 mei5 bei2 coi3
Definition: beauty contest

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Chinese characters used in this word

elect, select, choose, prefer, election
Readings
Mandarin: ㄒㄩㄢˇ (xuǎn), ㄒㄩㄢˋ (xuàn), ㄙㄨㄢˋ (suàn), ㄕㄨㄚ (shuā)
Cantonese: syun2
Japanese: セン、 サン / えら.ぶ、 え.る、 よ.る
Korean:
Vietnamese: tuyển, tuyến
Variants
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beauty, beautiful, pretty, pleasing
Readings
Mandarin: ㄇㄟˇ (měi)
Cantonese: mei5
Japanese: ビ、 ミ / うつく.しい、 よい、 ほめる
Korean:
Vietnamese: mỹ, mỉ

compare, race, ratio, Philippines, to compare, liken, comparison, than
Readings
Mandarin: ㄅㄧˇ (bǐ), ㄅㄧˋ (bì), ㄆㄧˊ (pí), ㄆㄧˇ (pǐ)
Cantonese: bei2, bei6, pei4
Japanese: ヒ / くら.べる、 ならぶ、 ならべる
Korean:
Vietnamese: bỉ, bí, bì, tỉ

dice, temple visit, compete, contend, contest, race
Readings
Mandarin: ㄙㄞˋ (sài)
Cantonese: coi3
Japanese: サイ / むくいまつる
Korean:
Vietnamese: tái, trại
Variants
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