Chinese Word Entry

愁腸百結

Simplified Chinese form: 愁肠百结

Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄔㄡˊ ㄔㄤˊ ㄅㄞˇ ㄐㄧㄝˊ
Mandarin (Pinyin): chóu cháng bǎi jié
Cantonese (Jyutping): sau4 coeng4 baak3 git3
Definition: hundred knots of worry in one's intestines (idiom); weighed down with anxiety

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Chinese characters used in this word

distress, grieve, lament, be anxious, anxiety, to worry about
Readings
Mandarin: ㄔㄡˊ (chóu), ㄑㄧㄠˇ (qiǎo), ㄐㄧㄡ (jiū)
Cantonese: sau4
Japanese: シュウ / うれ.える、 うれ.い
Korean:
Vietnamese: sầu

intestines, guts, bowels, viscera, emotions, sausage
Readings
Mandarin: ㄔㄤˊ (cháng)
Cantonese: coeng4
Japanese: チョウ / はらわた、 わた
Korean:
Vietnamese: tràng, trường
Variants
Simplified Chinese form:

hundred, one hundred, numerous, many
Readings
Mandarin: ㄅㄞˇ (bǎi), ㄅㄛˊ (bó), ㄇㄛˋ (mò)
Cantonese: baak3
Japanese: ヒャク、 ビャク、 ハク / もも
Korean: 백, 맥
Vietnamese: bách, bá, mạch, vầu
Variants
Semantic variant form:

tie, bind, contract, join, organize, do up hair, fasten, knot, connect
Readings
Mandarin: ㄐㄧㄝˊ (jié), ㄐㄧㄝ (jiē), ㄐㄧˋ (jì)
Cantonese: git3, lit3
Japanese: ケツ、 ケチ、 ケイ / むす.ぶ、 ゆ.う、 ゆ.わえる、 むすび
Korean:
Vietnamese: kết
Variants
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