Chinese Word Entry

從嚴

Simplified Chinese form: 从严

Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄘㄨㄥˊ ㄧㄢˊ
Mandarin (Pinyin): cóng yán
Cantonese (Jyutping): cung4 jim4
Definitions:
  1. strict

  2. rigorous

  3. severely


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Chinese characters used in this word

from, by, since, whence, through
Readings
Mandarin: ㄘㄨㄥˊ (cóng), ㄘㄨㄥ (cōng), ㄗㄨㄥˋ (zòng), ㄗㄨㄥ (zōng), ㄗㄨㄥˇ (zǒng)
Cantonese: cung4
Japanese: ジュウ (juu)、 ショウ (shou)、 ジュ (ju) / したが.う (shitagau)、 したが.える (shitagaeru)、 より (yori)、 したがって (shitagatte)、 おう (ou)
Korean: 종 (jong)
Vietnamese: tòng, tụng, thung, túng, tung
Variants
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Simplified Japanese form:

strictness, severity, rigidity, strict, rigorous, rigid, stern
Readings
Mandarin: ㄧㄢˊ (yán), ㄧㄢˇ (yǎn)
Cantonese: jim4
Japanese: ゲン (gen)、 ゴン (gon) / おごそ.か (ogosoka)、 きび.しい (kibishii)、 いか.めしい (ikameshii)、 いつくし (itsukushi)
Korean: 엄 (eom)
Vietnamese: nghiêm
Variants
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