Chinese Word Entry

初試

Simplified Chinese form: 初试

Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄔㄨ ㄕˋ
Mandarin (Pinyin): chū shì
Cantonese (Jyutping): co1 si3
Definitions:
  1. preliminary exam

  2. qualifying exam

  3. first try

  4. preliminary testing


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Chinese characters used in this word

first time, beginning, initial, primary
Readings
Mandarin: ㄔㄨ (chū)
Cantonese: co1
Japanese: ショ、 ソ / はじ.め、 はじ.めて、 はつ、 はつ-、 うい-、 -そ.める、 -ぞ.め、 うい
Korean:
Vietnamese:

test, try, attempt, experiment, ordeal
Readings
Mandarin: ㄕˋ (shì)
Cantonese: si3, si5
Japanese: シ / こころ.みる、 ため.す
Korean:
Vietnamese: thí
Variants
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