Chinese Word Entry

Simplified Chinese form: 寿

Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄕㄡˋ
Mandarin (Pinyin): shòu
Cantonese (Jyutping): sau6
Definitions:
  1. long life

  2. old age

  3. age

  4. life

  5. birthday

  6. funerary


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Chinese characters used in this word

longevity, congratulations, old age, long life, lifespan
Readings
Mandarin: ㄕㄡˋ (shòu)
Cantonese: sau6
Japanese: ジュ (ju)、 ス (su)、 シュウ (shuu)、 ジュウ (juu) / ことぶき (kotobuki)、 ことぶ.く (kotobuku)、 ことほ.ぐ (kotohogu)、 ひさしい (hisashii)、 ことおぐ (kotoogu)
Korean: 수 (su)
Vietnamese: thọ
Variants
Simplified Chinese form: 寿
Simplified Japanese form: