Chinese Word Entry

間諜

Simplified Chinese form: 间谍

Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄐㄧㄢˋ ㄉㄧㄝˊ
Mandarin (Pinyin): jiàn dié
Cantonese (Jyutping): gaan3 dip6
Definition: spy

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Chinese characters used in this word

interval, space, place, between
Readings
Mandarin: ㄐㄧㄢ (jiān), ㄐㄧㄢˋ (jiàn), ㄐㄧㄢˇ (jiǎn)
Cantonese: gaan1, gaan3
Japanese: カン (kan)、 ケン (ken) / あいだ (aida)、 ま (ma)、 あい (ai)、 しずか (shizuka)
Korean: 간 (gan)
Vietnamese: gian
Variants
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spy out, reconnoiter, an intelligence report, to spy, spying
Readings
Mandarin: ㄉㄧㄝˊ (dié), ㄒㄧㄝˋ (xiè)
Cantonese: dip6
Japanese: チョウ (chou) / ちょう.ずる (chouzuru)、 うかが.う (ukagau)、 しめ.す (shimesu)
Korean: 첩 (cheob)
Vietnamese: điệp
Variants
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