Chinese Word Entry

神輿

Simplified Chinese form: 神舆

Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄕㄣˊ ㄩˊ
Mandarin (Pinyin): shén yú
Cantonese (Jyutping): san4 jyu4
Definition: mikoshi (Japanese portable Shinto shrine)

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Chinese characters used in this word

gods, mind, soul, spirit, god, supernatural being
Readings
Mandarin: ㄕㄣˊ (shén), ㄕㄣ (shēn)
Cantonese: san1, san4
Japanese: シン (shin)、 ジン (jin) / かみ (kami)、 かん- (kan-)、 こう- (kou-)、 こう (kou)、 たましい (tamashii)
Korean: 신 (sin)
Vietnamese: thần
Variants
Simplified Japanese form:

輿 palanquin, bier, public opinion, the earth, cart
Readings
Mandarin: ㄩˊ (yú), ㄩˋ (yù)
Cantonese: jyu4
Japanese: ヨ (yo) / かご (kago)、 こし (koshi)
Korean: 여 (yeo)
Vietnamese:
Variants
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