Chinese Word Entry

教派
Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄐㄧㄠˋ ㄆㄞˋ
Mandarin (Pinyin): jiào pài
Cantonese (Jyutping): gaau3 paai3
Definition: sect

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Chinese characters used in this word

teach, faith, doctrine, class
Readings
Mandarin: ㄐㄧㄠˋ (jiào), ㄐㄧㄠ (jiāo)
Cantonese: gaau1, gaau3
Japanese: キョウ (kyou)、 コウ (kou) / おし.える (oshieru)、 おそ.わる (osowaru)、 おしえ (oshie)
Korean: 교 (gyo)
Vietnamese: giáo
Variants
Semantic variant form:

faction, group, party, clique, sect, school, school of thought, branch
Readings
Mandarin: ㄆㄞˋ (pài), ㄆㄚ (pā), ㄇㄞˋ (mài), ㄅㄞˋ (bài)
Cantonese: paai1, paai3
Japanese: ハ (ha) / わかれる (wakareru)
Korean: 파 (pa)
Vietnamese: phái