Chinese Word Entry

禦敵

Simplified Chinese form: 御敌

Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄩˋ ㄉㄧˊ
Mandarin (Pinyin): yù dí
Cantonese (Jyutping): jyu6 dik6
Definitions:
  1. armed enemy of the nation

  2. enemy of the Emperor

  3. fig. championship challenger

  4. contender opposing champion in sporting contest


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Chinese characters used in this word

defend, protect, resist, ward off, hold out against
Readings
Mandarin: ㄩˋ (yù)
Cantonese: jyu6
Japanese: ギョ、 ゴ / ふせ.ぐ
Korean:
Vietnamese: ngữ, ngừa
Variants
Simplified Chinese form:

enemy, foe, opponent, rival, resist
Readings
Mandarin: ㄉㄧˊ (dí)
Cantonese: dik6
Japanese: テキ / かたき、 あだ、 かな.う
Korean:
Vietnamese: địch
Variants
Simplified Chinese form: