Chinese Word Entry

司法
Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄙ ㄈㄚˇ
Mandarin (Pinyin): sī fǎ
Cantonese (Jyutping): si1 faat3
Definitions:
  1. judicial

  2. (administration of) justice


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Chinese characters used in this word

director, official, govt office, rule, administer, take charge of, control, manage, officer
Readings
Mandarin: ㄙ (sī), ㄘˊ (cí), ㄙˋ (sì)
Cantonese: si1
Japanese: シ (shi) / つかさど.る (tsukasadoru)、 つかさ (tsukasa)
Korean: 사 (sa)
Vietnamese: ti, tư

method, law, rule, principle, model, system, regulation, statute, France, French
Readings
Mandarin: ㄈㄚˇ (fǎ), ㄈㄚˋ (fà)
Cantonese: faat3
Japanese: ホウ (hou)、 ハッ (haxtsu)、 ホッ (hoxtsu)、 フラン (furan)、 ハツ (hatsu)、 ホツ (hotsu) / のり (nori)、 おきて (okite)、 のっとる (nottoru)
Korean: 법 (beob)
Vietnamese: pháp
Variants
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