Chinese Word Entry

遺書

Simplified Chinese form: 遗书

Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄧˊ ㄕㄨ
Mandarin (Pinyin): yí shū
Cantonese (Jyutping): wai4 syu1
Definitions:
  1. posthumous writing

  2. testament

  3. suicide note

  4. ancient literature


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Chinese characters used in this word

bequeath, leave behind, reserve, lose, articles lost, omit
Readings
Mandarin: ㄧˊ (yí), ㄨㄟˋ (wèi), ㄙㄨㄟˊ (suí)
Cantonese: wai4, wai6
Japanese: イ、 ユイ / のこ.す、 わすれる、 すてる
Korean:
Vietnamese: di, dị
Variants
Simplified Chinese form:

write, book, letter, document, writings
Readings
Mandarin: ㄕㄨ (shū)
Cantonese: syu1
Japanese: ショ / か.く、 -が.き、 ふみ
Korean:
Vietnamese: thư
Variants
Simplified Chinese form: