Chinese Word Entry


Simplified Chinese form: 押沙龙

Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄧㄚ ㄕㄚ ㄌㄨㄥˊ
Mandarin (Pinyin): Yā shā lóng
Cantonese (Jyutping): aat3 saa1 lung4
Definition: Absalom, third son of David, king of Israel (Old Testament)

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Chinese characters used in this word

push, stop, check, subdue, attach, seize, weight, shove, press, seal, do in spite of, mortgage, pledge, deposit, to pawn, to arrest, detain, guard
Mandarin: ㄧㄚ (yā), ㄧㄚˊ (yá), ㄒㄧㄚˊ (xiá), ㄐㄧㄚˇ (jiǎ)
Cantonese: aap3, aat3
Japanese: オウ / お.す、 お.し-、 お.っ-、 お.さえる、 おし
Korean: 압, 갑
Vietnamese: áp

sand, gravel, pebbles, granulated
Mandarin: ㄕㄚ (shā), ㄕㄚˋ (shà), ㄙㄨㄛ (suō)
Cantonese: saa1
Japanese: サ、 シャ / すな、 よなげる
Vietnamese: sa, sá, vành
Semantic variant form:

dragon, imperial, symbolic of emperor
Mandarin: ㄌㄨㄥˊ (lóng), ㄇㄤˊ (máng)
Cantonese: lung4
Japanese: リュウ、 リョウ、 ロウ / たつ
Korean: 룡, 롱, 용
Vietnamese: long, sủng
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