Chinese Word Entry

聖禮

Simplified Chinese form: 圣礼

Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄕㄥˋ ㄌㄧˇ
Mandarin (Pinyin): shèng lǐ
Cantonese (Jyutping): sing3 lai5
Definitions:
  1. Holy sacrament

  2. Christian rite (esp. Protestant)

  3. also called 聖事〔圣事〕 by Catholics


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Chinese characters used in this word

holy, saint, sage, master, priest, sacred
Readings
Mandarin: ㄕㄥˋ (shèng)
Cantonese: sing3
Japanese: セイ、 ショウ / ひじり
Korean:
Vietnamese: thánh
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social custom, manners, courtesy, rites
Readings
Mandarin: ㄌㄧˇ (lǐ)
Cantonese: lai5
Japanese: レイ、 ライ / れい、 おじぎ
Korean: 례, 예
Vietnamese: lễ
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