Chinese Word Entry

異形

Simplified Chinese form: 异形

Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄧˋ ㄒㄧㄥˊ
Mandarin (Pinyin): yì xíng
Cantonese (Jyutping): ji6 jing4
Definitions:
  1. not the usual type

  2. atypical

  3. heterotype


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Chinese characters used in this word

uncommon, different, queerness, strangeness, wonderful, curious, unusual, strange
Readings
Mandarin: ㄧˋ (yì)
Cantonese: ji6
Japanese: イ (i) / こと (koto)、 こと.なる (kotonaru)、 け (ke)、 あやしい (ayashii)
Korean: 이 (i), 리 (ri)
Vietnamese: dị
Variants
Simplified Chinese form:

shape, form, style, appearance
Readings
Mandarin: ㄒㄧㄥˊ (xíng)
Cantonese: jing4
Japanese: ケイ (kei)、 ギョウ (gyou) / かた (kata)、 -がた (-gata)、 かたち (katachi)、 なり (nari)、 あらわれる (arawareru)
Korean: 형 (hyeong)
Vietnamese: hình