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There are 39 total results for your loyal search.

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Characters Pronunciation
Romanization
Simple Dictionary Definition

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Mandarin zhōng / zhong1
Taiwan chung
Japanese chuu / chu / ちゅう
Chinese loyal; devoted; honest
Japanese (1) loyalty; devotion; fidelity; faithfulness; (2) (See 判官・はんがん・2,弾正台・2) inspector of the Imperial Prosecuting and Investigating Office (ritsuryo system); (given name) Makoto; (personal name) Chuuji; (surname, given name) Chuu; (personal name) Tadatsugu; (personal name) Tadasue; (given name) Tadasu; (given name) Tadashi; (personal name) Tadakatsu; (place-name) Tada; (personal name) Takashi; (personal name) Zon; (given name) Sunao; (male given name) Kiyoshi; (given name) Atsushi
Loyal.


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Mandarin/ yi4
Taiwan i
Japanese gi / ぎ
Chinese justice; righteousness; meaning; foster (father etc); adopted; artificial (tooth, limb etc); relationship; friendship; surname Yi; (Tw) abbr. for 義大利|义大利[Yi4 da4 li4], Italy
Japanese (noun - becomes adjective with の) (1) morality; righteousness; justice; honour (honor); (2) meaning; (3) {Buddh} teachings; doctrine; (n,n-pref) (4) nonconsanguineous relationship (i.e. of in-laws); (5) prosthesis; (surname) Yoshimura; (given name) Yoshimi; (given name) Yoshihiro; (given name) Yoshinori; (personal name) Yoshitsugu; (personal name) Yoshikatsu; (surname) Yoshi; (given name) Makoto; (given name) Nori; (male given name) Tsutomu; (given name) Tadashi; (given name) Gi
The right, proper, righteous; loyal; public-spirited, public; meaning, significance. It is used for the Skt. artha, object, purpose, meaning, etc.; also for abhidheya.

忠義


忠义

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Mandarin zhōng yì / zhong1 yi4
Taiwan chung i
Japanese chuugi / chugi / ちゅうぎ
Chinese loyal and righteous; fealty; loyalty
Japanese (noun or adjectival noun) loyalty; devotion; (male given name) Tadayoshi; (personal name) Tadaaki; (male given name) Sadayoshi

忠誠


忠诚

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Mandarin zhōng chéng / zhong1 cheng2
Taiwan chung ch`eng / chung cheng
Japanese chuusei / chuse / ちゅうせい
Chinese devoted; loyal; fidelity; loyalty
Japanese (noun or adjectival noun) loyalty; sincerity; allegiance; fidelity; integrity; (given name) Chuusei; (male given name) Tadayoshi; (personal name) Tadamasa; (given name) Tadanobu; (given name) Tadashige; (personal name) Tadaaki

篤實


笃实

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Mandarin dǔ shí / du3 shi2
Taiwan tu shih
Japanese tokujitsu
Chinese loyal; sincere; sound
This term is used in Buddhism, but due to a licensing issue, we cannot show the definition

忠勇

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Mandarin zhōng yǒng / zhong1 yong3
Taiwan chung yung
Japanese chuuyuu / chuyu / ちゅうゆう
Chinese loyal and brave
Japanese (noun or adjectival noun) loyalty and bravery; (given name) Chuuyuu; (personal name) Tadayuu; (given name) Tadao; (personal name) Tadaisa

義士


义士

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Mandarin yì shì / yi4 shi4
Taiwan i shih
Japanese gishi / ぎし
Chinese high-minded and righteous person; patriot; loyalist
Japanese loyal retainer; (personal name) Yoshiji; (personal name) Munehito
This term is used in Buddhism, but due to a licensing issue, we cannot show the definition

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Mandarin jìn / jin4
Taiwan chin
Chinese Arthraxon ciliare; loyal

七寶


七宝

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Mandarin qī bǎo / qi1 bao3
Taiwan ch`i pao / chi pao
Japanese shichihō
sapta ratna 薩不荅羅的捺 The seven treasures, or precious things, of which there are varying descriptions, e.g. 金 suvarna, gold; 銀rūpya, silver; 鐂璃 vaiḍūrya, lapis lazuli; 玻瓈sphaṭika, crystal; 硨磲 musāragalva, agate; 赤珠 rohita-mukta, rubies or red pearls; 瑪瑙 aśmagarbha, cornelian. Also the seven royal (cakravartin) treasures―the golden wheel; elephants; dark swift horses; the divine pearl, or beautiful pearls; able ministers of the Treasury; jewels of women; and loyal generals; seven kinds of precious materials

丹心

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Mandarin dān xīn / dan1 xin1
Taiwan tan hsin
Japanese tanshin / たんしん
Chinese loyal heart; loyalty
Japanese sincerity; faithfulness

仗義


仗义

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Mandarin zhàng yì / zhang4 yi4
Taiwan chang i
Chinese to uphold justice; to be loyal (to one's friends); to stick by

堅貞


坚贞

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Mandarin jiān zhēn / jian1 zhen1
Taiwan chien chen
Chinese firm; unswerving; loyal to the end

忠信

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Mandarin zhōng xìn / zhong1 xin4
Taiwan chung hsin
Japanese chuushin / chushin / ちゅうしん
Chinese faithful and honest; loyal and sincere
Japanese faithfulness; devotion; (personal name) Yoshinobu; (given name) Chuushin; (surname, given name) Tadanobu
This term is used in Buddhism, but due to a licensing issue, we cannot show the definition

忠勤

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Japanese chuukin / chukin / ちゅうきん Japanese loyalty; loyal (faithful) service

忠心

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Mandarin zhōng xīn / zhong1 xin1
Taiwan chung hsin
Japanese chūshin
Chinese good faith; devotion; loyalty; dedication
Loyal, faithful, honest.

忠於


忠于

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Mandarin zhōng yú / zhong1 yu2
Taiwan chung yü
Chinese to be loyal to

忠臣

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Mandarin zhōng chén / zhong1 chen2
Taiwan chung ch`en / chung chen
Japanese chuushin / chushin / ちゅうしん
Chinese faithful official
Japanese loyal retainer; loyal subject; (given name) Tadatomi; (male given name) Tadaomi

忠良

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Mandarin zhōng liáng / zhong1 liang2
Taiwan chung liang
Japanese chuuryou / churyo / ちゅうりょう
Japanese (noun or adjectival noun) loyalty; (given name) Chuuryou; (male given name) Tadayoshi; (given name) Tadanaga
This term is used in Buddhism, but due to a licensing issue, we cannot show the definition

忠言

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Mandarin zhōng yán / zhong1 yan2
Taiwan chung yen
Japanese chuugen / chugen / ちゅうげん
Chinese loyal advice; sincere advice
Japanese (good) advice; (given name) Tadanobu

忠貞


忠贞

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Mandarin zhōng zhēn / zhong1 zhen1
Taiwan chung chen
Japanese chuutei / chute / ちゅうてい    tadatsura / ただつら
Chinese loyal and dependable
Japanese (surname) Chuutei; (given name) Tadatsura

忠霊

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Japanese chuurei / chure / ちゅうれい Japanese the loyal dead

忠魂

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Japanese chuukon / chukon / ちゅうこん Japanese loyalty; the loyal dead

盡忠

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Mandarin jìn zhōng / jin4 zhong1
Taiwan chin chung
Chinese to display utter loyalty; to be loyal to the end

義臣

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Japanese gishin / ぎしん Japanese loyal retainer; (personal name) Yoshimi; (given name) Yoshiomi

負心

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Mandarin fù xīn / fu4 xin1
Taiwan fu hsin
Chinese ungrateful; heartless; to fail to be loyal to one's love

香草

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Mandarin xiāng cǎo / xiang1 cao3
Taiwan hsiang ts`ao / hsiang tsao
Japanese kousou / koso / こうそう
Chinese aromatic herb; vanilla; alternative name for Eupatorium fortunei; (fig.) loyal and dependable person (old)
Japanese herb; fragrant grass; (female given name) Minto; (given name) Kousou; (f,p) Kagusa

忠なる

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Japanese chuunaru / chunaru / ちゅうなる Japanese (expression) devoted; loyal; true; faithful

講義氣

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Mandarin jiǎng yì qì / jiang3 yi4 qi4
Taiwan chiang i ch`i / chiang i chi
Chinese to be loyal (to one's friends); to value loyalty

阿梨耶

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Mandarin ā lí yé / a1 li2 ye2
Taiwan a li yeh
Japanese ariya
ārya, 阿利宜; 阿棃宜; 阿黎宜; 阿犁宜; 阿離宜; 阿哩夜; 阿略 or 阿夷; 梨耶 loyal, honourable, noble, āryan, 'a man who has thought on the four chief principles of Buddhism and lives according to them,' intp. by 尊 honourable, and 聖 sage, wise, saintly, sacred. Also, ulūka, an owl.

ロイヤル

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Japanese roiyaru / ロイヤル Japanese (1) royal; (2) loyal; (personal name) Royale

仗義疏財


仗义疏财

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Mandarin zhàng yì shū cái / zhang4 yi4 shu1 cai2
Taiwan chang i shu ts`ai / chang i shu tsai
Chinese to help the needy for justice (idiom); to be loyal to one's friends and generous to the needy

忠心耿耿

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Mandarin zhōng xīn gěng gěng / zhong1 xin1 geng3 geng3
Taiwan chung hsin keng keng
Chinese loyal and devoted (idiom); faithful and true

忠義立て

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Japanese chuugidate / chugidate / ちゅうぎだて Japanese loyalty; loyal deed

忠言逆耳

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Mandarin zhōng yán nì ěr / zhong1 yan2 ni4 er3
Taiwan chung yen ni erh
Japanese chuugengyakuji / chugengyakuji / ちゅうげんぎゃくじ
Chinese loyal advice jars on the ears (idiom)
Japanese (expression) (yoji) good advice is harsh to the ears; honest advice is often unpleasant to the ears

有情有義

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Mandarin yǒu qíng yǒu yì / you3 qing2 you3 yi4
Taiwan yu ch`ing yu i / yu ching yu i
Chinese affectionate and true; loyal (idiom)

開國功臣

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Mandarin kāi guó gōng chén / kai1 guo2 gong1 chen2
Taiwan k`ai kuo kung ch`en / kai kuo kung chen
Chinese outstanding founding minister (title given to reward loyal general or vassal of new dynasty or state)

ロワイヤル

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Japanese rowaiyaru / ロワイヤル Japanese (1) royal; (2) loyal; (3) royal custard (fre: royale); custard royale

忠誠を尽くす

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Japanese chuuseiotsukusu / chuseotsukusu / ちゅうせいをつくす Japanese (exp,v5s) to be loyal to; to serve; to offer allegiance

ロイヤル(P);ロワイヤル;ローヤル

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Japanese roiyaru(p);rowaiyaru;rooyaru / ロイヤル(P);ロワイヤル;ローヤル Japanese (1) royal; (2) (ロイヤル, ロワイヤル only) loyal; (3) (ロワイヤル only) royal custard (fre: royale); custard royale
This page contains 39 results for "loyal" in Chinese and/or Japanese.



Information about this dictionary:

Apparently, we were the first ones who were crazy enough to think that western people might want a combined Chinese, Japanese, and Buddhist dictionary.

A lot of westerners can't tell the difference between Chinese and Japanese - and there is a reason for that. Chinese characters and even whole words were borrowed by Japan from the Chinese language in the 5th century. Much of the time, if a word or character is used in both languages, it will have the same or a similar meaning. However, this is not always true. Language evolves, and meanings independently change in each language.

Example: The Chinese character 湯 for soup (hot water) has come to mean bath (hot water) in Japanese. They have the same root meaning of "hot water", but a 湯屋 sign on a bathhouse in Japan would lead a Chinese person to think it was a "soup house" or a place to get a bowl of soup. See this: Soup or Bath

This dictionary uses the EDICT and CC-CEDICT dictionary files.
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Chinese Buddhist terms come from Dictionary of Chinese Buddhist Terms by William Edward Soothill and Lewis Hodous. This is commonly referred to as "Soothill's'". It was first published in 1937 (and is now off copyright so we can use it here). Some of these definitions may be misleading, incomplete, or dated, but 95% of it is good information. Every professor who teaches Buddhism or Eastern Religion has a copy of this on their bookshelf. We incorporated these 16,850 entries into our dictionary database ourselves (it was lot of work).



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