Chinese Word Entry

休謨

Simplified Chinese form: 休谟

Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄒㄧㄡ ㄇㄛˊ
Mandarin (Pinyin): Xiū mó
Cantonese (Jyutping): jau1 mou4
Definition: David Hume (1711-1776), Scottish Enlightenment philosopher

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Chinese characters used in this word

rest, day off, retire, sleep, stop, do not!
Readings
Mandarin: ㄒㄧㄡ (xiū), ㄒㄩˋ (xù)
Cantonese: jau1
Japanese: キュウ (kyuu)、 ク (ku) / やす.む (yasumu)、 やす.まる (yasumaru)、 やす.める (yasumeru)、 いこう (ikou)、 やめる (yameru)
Korean: 휴 (hyu)
Vietnamese: hưu

plan, deliberate, scheme, be without
Readings
Mandarin: ㄇㄛˊ (mó)
Cantonese: mou4
Japanese: ボ (bo)、 モ (mo) / はか.る (hakaru)
Korean: 모 (mo)
Vietnamese:
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