Chinese Word Entry

救世軍

Simplified Chinese form: 救世军

Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄐㄧㄡˋ ㄕˋ ㄐㄩㄣ
Mandarin (Pinyin): Jiù shì jūn
Cantonese (Jyutping): gau3 sai3 gwan1
Definition: Salvation Army (protestant philanthropic organization founded in London in 1865)

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Chinese characters used in this word

salvation, save, help, rescue, reclaim, relieve, aid
Readings
Mandarin: ㄐㄧㄡˋ (jiù), ㄐㄧㄡ (jiū)
Cantonese: gau3
Japanese: キュウ、 グ / すく.う、 すくい
Korean:
Vietnamese: cứu
Variants
Semantic variant form:

generation, world, society, public, era
Readings
Mandarin: ㄕˋ (shì)
Cantonese: sai3
Japanese: セイ、 セ、 ソウ / よ
Korean:
Vietnamese: thế
Variants
Semantic variant form:

army, force, troops, war, battle, military, soldiers
Readings
Mandarin: ㄐㄩㄣ (jūn)
Cantonese: gwan1
Japanese: グン、 クン / いくさ、 つわもの
Korean:
Vietnamese: quân
Variants
Simplified Chinese form: