Chinese Word Entry

心宿二
Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄒㄧㄣ ㄒㄧㄡˋ ㄦˋ
Mandarin (Pinyin): Xīn xiù èr
Cantonese (Jyutping): sam1 sau3 ji6
Definition: Antares, the brightest star in Scorpio 天蠍座〔天蝎座〕

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Chinese characters used in this word

heart, mind, spirit, heart radical (no. 61), intelligence, soul
Readings
Mandarin: ㄒㄧㄣ (xīn)
Cantonese: sam1
Japanese: シン / こころ、 -ごころ
Korean:
Vietnamese: tâm
Variants
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宿 inn, lodging, relay station, dwell, lodge, be pregnant, home, dwelling, stop, rest, stay overnight, constellation
Readings
Mandarin: ㄙㄨˋ (sù), ㄒㄧㄡˇ (xiǔ), ㄒㄧㄡˋ (xiù), ㄑㄧ (qī)
Cantonese: sau3, suk1
Japanese: シュク、 シュウ / やど、 やど.る、 やど.す
Korean: 숙, 수
Vietnamese: túc, tú

two, two radical (no. 7), twice
Readings
Mandarin: ㄦˋ (èr)
Cantonese: ji6
Japanese: ニ、 ジ / ふた、 ふた.つ、 ふたたび
Korean:
Vietnamese: nhị, nhì
Variants
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