Chinese Word Entry

競秀

Simplified Chinese form: 竞秀

Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄐㄧㄥˋ ㄒㄧㄡˋ
Mandarin (Pinyin): jìng xiù
Cantonese (Jyutping): ging6 sau3
Definitions:
  1. beauty contest

  2. vying to be the most beautiful


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Chinese characters used in this word

emulate, compete with, bid, sell at auction, bout, contest, race, contend, vie, compete
Readings
Mandarin: ㄐㄧㄥˋ (jìng)
Cantonese: ging3, ging6
Japanese: キョウ、 ケイ / きそ.う、 せ.る、 くら.べる
Korean:
Vietnamese: cạnh
Variants
Simplified Chinese form:

excel, excellence, beauty, surpass, ear of grain, flowering, luxuriant, refined, elegant, graceful
Readings
Mandarin: ㄒㄧㄡˋ (xiù)
Cantonese: sau3
Japanese: シュウ / ひい.でる
Korean:
Vietnamese: