Chinese Word Entry

殘害

Simplified Chinese form: 残害

Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄘㄢˊ ㄏㄞˋ
Mandarin (Pinyin): cán hài
Cantonese (Jyutping): caan4 hoi6
Definitions:
  1. to injure

  2. to devastate

  3. to slaughter


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Chinese characters used in this word

leftover, remain, balance, injure, spoil, oppress, broken
Readings
Mandarin: ㄘㄢˊ (cán)
Cantonese: caan1, caan4
Japanese: ザン (zan)、 サン (san) / のこ.る (nokoru)、 のこ.す (nokosu)、 そこな.う (sokonau)、 のこ.り (nokori)
Korean: 잔 (jan)
Vietnamese: tàn, đêm
Variants
Simplified Chinese form:
Simplified Japanese form:

harm, injury, injure, destroy, kill
Readings
Mandarin: ㄏㄞˋ (hài), ㄏㄜˊ (hé)
Cantonese: hoi6, hot3
Japanese: ガイ (gai)、 カツ (katsu) / そこなう (sokonau)、 わざわい (wazawai)、 なんぞ (nanzo)
Korean: 해 (hae), 할 (hal)
Vietnamese: hại, hạt