Chinese Word Entry

大洋中脊
Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄉㄚˋ ㄧㄤˊ ㄓㄨㄥ ㄐㄧˇ
Mandarin (Pinyin): dà yáng zhōng jǐ
Cantonese (Jyutping): daai6 joeng4 zung1 zek3
Definition: mid-ocean ridge (geology)

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Chinese characters used in this word

large, big, great, vast, high
Readings
Mandarin: ㄉㄚˋ (dà), ㄉㄞˋ (dài), ㄊㄞˋ (tài)
Cantonese: daai6
Japanese: ダイ (dai)、 タイ (tai)、 タ (ta) / おお- (oo-)、 おお.きい (ookii)、 -おお.いに (-ooini)、 はじめ (hajime)、 おおいに (ooini)
Korean: 대 (dae), 다 (da), 태 (tae)
Vietnamese: đại, thái

ocean, sea, foreign, Western style, western
Readings
Mandarin: ㄧㄤˊ (yáng), ㄒㄧㄤˊ (xiáng), ㄧㄤˇ (yǎng)
Cantonese: joeng4
Japanese: ヨウ (you)、 ショウ (shou) / なだ (nada)
Korean: 양 (yang)
Vietnamese: dương

in, inside, middle, mean, center, central, in the midst of, hit (target), attain
Readings
Mandarin: ㄓㄨㄥ (zhōng), ㄓㄨㄥˋ (zhòng)
Cantonese: zung1, zung3
Japanese: チュウ (chuu) / なか (naka)、 うち (uchi)、 あた.る (ataru)
Korean: 중 (jung)
Vietnamese: trung, trúng

stature, height, spine, backbone, ridge
Readings
Mandarin: ㄐㄧˊ (jí), ㄐㄧˇ (jǐ)
Cantonese: zek3, zik3
Japanese: セキ (seki) / せ (se)、 せい (sei)
Korean: 척 (cheog)
Vietnamese: tích