Chinese Word Entry

加爾文

Simplified Chinese form: 加尔文

Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄐㄧㄚ ㄦˇ ㄨㄣˊ
Mandarin (Pinyin): Jiā ěr wén
Cantonese (Jyutping): gaa1 ji5 man4
Definition: Calvin (1509-1564), French protestant reformer

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Chinese characters used in this word

add, addition, increase, join, include, Canada, add to, augment
Readings
Mandarin: ㄐㄧㄚ (jiā)
Cantonese: gaa1, gaa3
Japanese: カ / くわ.える、 くわ.わる、 くわえて
Korean:
Vietnamese: gia

you, thou, second person, that, those, final particle
Readings
Mandarin: ㄦˇ (ěr), ㄇㄧˇ (mǐ), ㄋㄧˇ (nǐ)
Cantonese: ji5
Japanese: ジ、 ニ / なんじ、 しかり、 その、 のみ、 おれ、 しか
Korean:
Vietnamese: nhĩ, nhãi
Variants
Simplified Chinese form:
Semantic variant forms:

sentence, literature, style, art, decoration, figures, plan, literary radical (no. 67), culture, writing
Readings
Mandarin: ㄨㄣˊ (wén), ㄨㄣˋ (wèn)
Cantonese: man4, man6
Japanese: ブン、 モン / ふみ、 あや、 かざる
Korean:
Vietnamese: văn, vấn