Chinese Word Entry

摩西五經

Simplified Chinese form: 摩西五经

Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄇㄛˊ ㄒㄧ ㄨˇ ㄐㄧㄥ
Mandarin (Pinyin): Mó xī Wǔ jīng
Cantonese (Jyutping): mo1 sai1 ng5 ging1
Definitions:
  1. the Pentateuch

  2. the five books of Moses in the Old Testament


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Chinese characters used in this word

chafe, rub, polish, grind, scrape, scour, friction
Readings
Mandarin: ㄇㄛˊ (mó), ㄇㄚ (mā), ㄇㄧˊ (mí)
Cantonese: mo1
Japanese: マ / ま.する、 さす.る、 す.る
Korean:
Vietnamese: ma

西 west, Spain, west(ern), westward, occident
Readings
Mandarin: ㄒㄧ (xī)
Cantonese: sai1
Japanese: セイ、 サイ、 ス / にし
Korean:
Vietnamese: tây, tê
Variants
Semantic variant form:

five, surname
Readings
Mandarin: ㄨˇ (wǔ)
Cantonese: ng5
Japanese: ゴ / いつ、 いつ.つ
Korean:
Vietnamese: ngũ
Variants
Semantic variant forms:

classic works, pass through
Readings
Mandarin: ㄐㄧㄥ (jīng), ㄐㄧㄥˋ (jìng)
Cantonese: ging1
Japanese: ケイ、 キョウ / へ.る、 た.つ、 たていと、 はか.る、 のり、 つね
Korean:
Vietnamese: kinh
Variants
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