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Mandarin jīn / jin1
Taiwan chin
Japanese kin / きん
 Vertical Wall Scroll
Chinese gold; chemical element Au; generic term for lustrous and ductile metals; money; golden; highly respected; one of the eight ancient musical instruments 八音[ba1 yin1]; surname Jin; surname Kim (Korean); Jurchen Jin dynasty (1115-1234)
Japanese (n,n-suf,adj-no) (1) gold (Au); golden (color); gold (medal, cup); (adj-no,n) (2) valuable; of highest value; (3) money; gold coin; (4) (abbreviation) (See 金曜) Friday; (5) (See 五行・1) metal (fourth of the five elements); (6) Jin (dynasty of China; 1115-1234 CE); (n,n-suf) (7) (abbreviation) {shogi} (See 金将) gold general; (8) (abbreviation) (colloquialism) (See 金玉・きんたま) testicles; (suf,ctr) (9) karat; carat; (personal name) Jin; (surname) Jiyon; (surname) Jun; (surname) Jiyai; (surname) Kon; (surname) Kintaka; (personal name) Kinji; (surname, female given name) Kin; (surname) Kiyon; (personal name) Kaneyuki; (personal name) Kanenori; (surname) Kanetaka; (personal name) Kaneshi; (personal name) Kanekatsu; (surname) Kane; (personal name) Kanuchi; (surname) Kanaya; (surname) Kanataka; (surname) Kanazaki; (surname) Kanasaki; (place-name, surname) Kana
hiraṇya, 伊爛拏 which means cold, any precious metal, semen, etc.; or 蘇伐刺 suvarṇa, which means "of a good or beautiful colour", "golden", "yellow", "gold", "a gold coin", etc. The Chinese means metal, gold, money.

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Mandarin yín / yin2
Taiwan yin
Japanese ginji / ぎんじ    ginsaki / ぎんさき    gin / ぎん
Chinese silver; silver-colored; relating to money or currency
Japanese (out-dated or obsolete kana usage) (noun - becomes adjective with の) (1) silver (Ag); (2) silver coin; money; (3) silver medal; (noun - becomes adjective with の) (4) silver colour; silver color; (noun - becomes adjective with の) (1) silver (Ag); (2) silver coin; money; (3) silver medal; (noun - becomes adjective with の) (4) silver colour; silver color; (5) (shogi) (abbreviation) silver general; (out-dated kanji) (1) money; (2) metal; (personal name) Ginji; (surname) Ginsaki; (surname, female given name) Gin
rūpya. Silver; money.

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Mandarin sōng / song1
Taiwan sung
Japanese su / す
Chinese loose; to loosen; to relax
Japanese (1) (kana only) cavity (in old root vegetables, tofu, metal casting, etc.); pore; hollow; bubble; blowhole; (can be adjective with の) (2) (kana only) porous; pithy; spongy


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Mandarin wǔ xíng / wu3 xing2
Taiwan wu hsing
Japanese gogyou / gogyo / ごぎょう
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Chinese five phases of Chinese philosophy: wood 木, fire 火, earth 土, metal 金, water 水
Japanese (1) (See 五大・ごだい・1) the five elements (in Chinese philosophy: wood, fire, earth, metal and water); the five phases; wu xing; (2) {Buddh} five practices of the Bodhisattvas; (3) (See 六信五行) the five pillars of Islam; (surname, given name) Gogyou
The five lines of conduct. I. According to the 起信論 Awakening of Faith they are almsgiving; keeping the commandments; patience under insult; zeal or progress; meditation. II. According to the 涅槃經 Nirvana Sutra they are saintly or bodhisattva deeds; arhat, or noble deeds; deva deeds; children's deeds (i. e. normal good deeds of men, devas, and Hinayanists); sickness conditions, e. g. illness, delusion, etc.; — into all these lines of conduct and conditions a Bodhisattva enters. III. The five elements, or tanmātra— wood, fire, earth, metal, and water; or earth, water, ire, air, and ether (or space) as taught by the later Mahāyāna philosophy; idem 五大; five practices


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Mandarin fēng lún / feng1 lun2
Taiwan feng lun
The wheel, or circle, of wind below the circle of water and metal on which the earth rests; the circle of wind rests on space.

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Mandarin huán / huan2
Taiwan huan
Japanese kan / かん
Chinese (ancient weight); metal ring
Japanese (1) ring; link; (2) open spirals of heavy metal wire twisted into a kettle and used to lift it (tea ceremony); (given name) Tamaki
A metal ring; a ring.


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Mandarin jīn shí / jin1 shi2
Taiwan chin shih
Japanese kinseki / きんせき
Chinese metal and stone; fig. hard objects; inscription on metal or bronze
Japanese (1) minerals and rocks; metal and stone utensils; (2) epigraph; (personal name) Kinseki; (surname) Kaneishi; (place-name, surname) Kanaiwa; (surname) Kanaishi
metal and stone; metal and stone

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Mandarin gāi / gai1
Taiwan kai
Chinese a kind of metal or jade ornament worn in ancient times to ward off evil spirits

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Mandarin qiān / qian1
Taiwan ch`ien / chien
Chinese short slender pointed piece of metal, bamboo etc; skewer; prod used to extract samples from sacks of grain etc; (dialect) to stick in; to bolt (a door); to arrange (flowers in a vase); to graft (tree); to pedicure; to peel (an apple etc)

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Mandarin/ yi3
Taiwan i
Chinese a kind of metal or jade ornament worn in ancient times to ward off evil spirits

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Mandarin bǎn / ban3
Taiwan pan
Japanese ita / いた
Chinese board; plank; plate; shutter; table tennis bat; clappers (music); CL:塊|块[kuai4]; accented beat in Chinese music; hard; stiff; to stop smiling or look serious
Japanese (1) board; plank; (2) sheet (of metal); plate (of glass); pane; slab; (3) (See 俎板) cutting board; chopping board; (4) (abbreviation) (usu. as 板さん) (See 板前・1,板場・いたば・2) chef (esp. of high-end Japanese cuisine); cook; (5) stage (i.e. at a theatre); (personal name) Ban; (personal name) Itabana; (personal name) Itahana; (surname) Ita
A board; a board struck for calling e. g. to meals.

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Mandarin jiāo / jiao1
Taiwan chiao
Japanese kyō
Chinese to pour liquid; to irrigate (using waterwheel); to water; to cast (molten metal); to mold
To sprinkle, to water: perfidious, infamous.

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Mandarin duàn / duan4
Taiwan tuan
Japanese tan
Chinese variant of 鍛|锻[duan4]
To forge metal, work upon, calcine.

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Mandarin liàn / lian4
Taiwan lien
Japanese ren / れん
Chinese to refine; to smelt
Japanese (female given name) Ren
forge metal; forge metal

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Mandarin jiǎ / jia3
Taiwan chia
Japanese kou / ko / こう    kinoe / きのえ    kan / かん
Chinese first of the ten Heavenly Stems 十天干[shi2 tian1 gan1]; (used for an unspecified person or thing); first (in a list, as a party to a contract etc); letter "A" or Roman "I" in list "A, B, C", or "I, II, III" etc; armor plating; shell or carapace; (of the fingers or toes) nail; bladed leather or metal armor (old); ranking system used in the Imperial examinations (old); civil administration unit (old); ancient Chinese compass point: 75°
Japanese (1) carapace; shell; (2) 1st in rank; grade A; (3) instep; back of hand; (4) (See 乙・おつ・1) the A party (e.g. in a contract); the first party; plaintiff (label in legal documents); (See 十干) first sign of the Chinese calendar; treble range (in Japanese music); high note; (surname) Yoroi; (given name) Masaru; (surname, given name) Hajime; (surname) Shin; (surname) Kouzaki; (surname, given name) Kou; (surname, female given name) Kinoe; (surname) Kine; (surname) Kabutokinoe; (place-name, surname) Kabuto
Scale, mail; the first of the ten 'celestial stems '; armor

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Mandarin qìng / qing4
Taiwan ch`ing / ching
Japanese kei / ke / けい    kin / きん
Chinese chime stones, ancient percussion instrument made of stone or jade pieces hung in a row and struck as a xylophone
Japanese sounding stone; qing; ancient Chinese chime shaped like a chevron (inverted 'v'), orig. of stone, today often metal, in Japan primarily used at Buddhist temples; inverted copper or iron bell shaped like a bowl (sounded when reciting sutras); (given name) Kei; (m,f) Kaoru; (given name) Iwao
A piece of flat stone or metal, used as a gong, or for musical percussion; stone chime

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Mandarin kuàng / kuang4
Taiwan k`uang / kuang
Japanese kō
Chinese ore; mine
metal ore; metal ore

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Mandarin/ bo2
Taiwan po
Japanese haku / はく
Chinese plaited matting (of rushes, bamboo etc); silkworm basket; metal foil; foil paper
Japanese (1) foil; (gold, etc.) leaf; (2) prestige

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Mandarin dìng // dīng / ding4 // ding1
Taiwan ting
Japanese kugi / くぎ
Chinese to join things together by fixing them in place at one or more points; to nail; to pin; to staple; to sew on; nail; to follow closely; to keep at sb (to do something); variant of 盯[ding1]
Japanese nail (i.e. small metal spike); (surname) Teizaki; (surname) Kugizaki; (surname) Kugisaki

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Mandarin/ xi4
Taiwan hsi
Chinese (arch.) metal horn attached as shield to horse or to the axle of a chariot

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Mandarin bǎn / ban3
Taiwan pan
Chinese metal plate; sheet of metal

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Mandarin/ yu4
Chinese treasure; hard metal

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Mandarin bù // bū / bu4 // bu1
Taiwan pu
Chinese plutonium (chemistry) (Tw); metal plate

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Mandarin zhì // tiě / zhi4 // tie3
Taiwan chih // t`ieh / chih // tieh
Japanese magane / まがね    touma / toma / とうま    tetsuji / てつじ    tetsusaki / てつさき    tetsu / てつ
Chinese old variant of 紩[zhi4]; old variant of 鐵|铁[tie3]
Japanese (1) iron (Fe); (adj-no,n) (2) strong and hard (as iron); (n,n-suf,n-pref) (3) (abbreviation) railway; (n,n-pref) (4) (colloquialism) railway enthusiast; iron; (out-dated kanji) (1) money; (2) metal; (given name) Magane; (personal name) Touma; (personal name) Tetsuji; (surname) Tetsusaki; (surname, female given name) Tetsu

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Mandarin tóng / tong2
Taiwan t`ung / tung
Japanese dousaki / dosaki / どうさき    dou / do / どう    akagane / あかがね
Chinese copper (chemistry); see also 紅銅|红铜[hong2 tong2]; CL:塊|块[kuai4]
Japanese (1) copper (Cu); (2) (abbreviation) bronze (medal); (out-dated kanji) (1) money; (2) metal; (1) copper (Cu); (2) (abbreviation) bronze (medal); (surname) Dousaki; (surname) Dou; (surname) Akagane
tāmra. copper, brass.

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Mandarin xiǎn // xǐ / xian3 // xi3
Taiwan hsien // hsi
Japanese zuku / ずく
Chinese shining metal; (old) the 16th of the month (abbreviation used in telegrams); to mill (machining); Taiwan pr. [xian3]
Japanese (abbreviation) (colloquialism) (See 銑鉄) pig iron; (given name) Sen

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Mandarin míng / ming2
Taiwan ming
Japanese mei / me / めい
Chinese to engrave; inscribed motto
Japanese (1) inscription; epitaph; (2) (manufacturer's) engraved signature; (3) (See 座右の銘・ざゆうのめい) motto; maxim; precept; (surname) Mei
To engrave, on metal, stone, or the tablets of the heart; to inscribe

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Mandarin xiāo / xiao1
Taiwan hsiao
Japanese shō
Chinese to melt (metal); to cancel or annul; to sell; to spend; to fasten with a bolt; bolt or pin
To melt metal, dissolve, dispel, dissipate, spend, cancel, end; to melt (metal)

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Mandarin méi / mei2
Taiwan mei
Chinese americium (chemistry) (Tw); (archaic) metal chain

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Mandarin wǎn / wan3
Taiwan wan
Japanese ajima / あじま
Chinese variant of 碗[wan3]
Japanese small metal bowl; (place-name) Ajima

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Mandarin lún / lun2
Taiwan lun
Chinese (metal); roentgenium (chemistry)

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Mandarin/ ta4
Taiwan t`a / ta
Chinese to encase the end with metal

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Mandarin chāng / chang1
Taiwan ch`ang / chang
Chinese metal utensil; mounting; fitting

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Mandarin móu / mou2
Taiwan mou
Chinese iron pot; metal cap

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Mandarin hóu / hou2
Taiwan hou
Chinese metal arrowhead

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Mandarin/ ye4
Taiwan yeh
Japanese yō
Chinese thin plates of metal
A thin metal plate.

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Mandarin sōu / sou1
Taiwan sou
Chinese to engrave (metal of wood)

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Mandarin xx / xx5
Taiwan xx
Japanese kasugai / かすがい
Chinese (Japanese kokuji) large staple driven into two pieces of wood to hold them together; pr. kasugai
Japanese (1) (kana only) large staple driven into two pieces of wood to hold them together; clamp; cramp (metal); (2) tie (metaphorical, e.g. something that binds two people together); (surname) Kasugai

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Japanese habaki / はばき Japanese metal collar mounted between a sword blade and the hand guard

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Mandarin lóng / long2
Taiwan lung
Japanese kin
A metal chime; bowl-bell

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Mandarin jiǎn / jian3
Taiwan chien
Chinese ancient weapon like a long solid metal truncheon

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Mandarin tiě / tie3
Taiwan t`ieh / tieh
Japanese tetsu / てつ    kurogane / くろがね
Chinese iron (metal); arms; weapons; hard; strong; violent; unshakeable; determined; close; tight (slang); surname Tie
Japanese (out-dated kanji) (1) iron (Fe); (adj-no,n) (2) strong and hard (as iron); (n,n-suf,n-pref) (3) (abbreviation) railway; (n,n-pref) (4) (colloquialism) railway enthusiast; (surname, given name) Tetsu; (surname) Kurogane

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Mandarin dāng // chēng / dang1 // cheng1
Taiwan tang // ch`eng / tang // cheng
Japanese kojiri / こじり
Chinese clank; clang; sound of metal; frying pan; griddle
Japanese (1) (ornamental) tip of a scabbard; (2) bottom of a bargeboard or cantilever; (surname) Kojiri

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Mandarin shǔ / shu3
Taiwan shu
Chinese metal

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Mandarin dǐng / ding3
Taiwan ting
Japanese kanae;tei / kanae;te / かなえ;てい
Chinese ancient cooking cauldron with two looped handles and three or four legs; pot (dialect); to enter upon a period of (classical); Kangxi radical 206; one of the 64 hexagrams of the Book of Changes
Japanese (archaism) three-legged metal pot or kettle (used in ancient China); (given name) Tei; (p,s,f) Kanae; (personal name) Agata


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Japanese kako / かこ Japanese (archaism) metal buckle


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Mandarin qī sēng / qi1 seng1
Taiwan ch`i seng / chi seng
Japanese shichisō
A monastery is supposed to possess the following seven monks: 咒願師 invoker; 導師 leader; 唄師 intoner, or leader of the chanting; 散花師 flower-scatterer; 梵音師 master of sacred words, or Sanskrit; 錫杖師 shaker of the rings on the metal staff, or crozier; 堂達 distributor of missals, etc. Another division is 講師 expounder; 讀師 reader; 咒願師; 三禮師 director of the three ceremonies; 唄師; 散花師; and 堂達.


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Mandarin qī yào / qi1 yao4
Taiwan ch`i yao / chi yao
Japanese shichiyou / shichiyo / しちよう
Chinese the seven planets of premodern astronomy (the Sun, the Moon, Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, and Saturn)
Japanese (1) {astron} the seven luminaries (sun, moon, Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter and Saturn); (2) the seven days of the week
The seven brilliant ones — the sun and moon, together with the five planets which are connected with fire, water, wood, metal, and earth. Their essence shines in the sky, but their spirits are over men as judges of their good and evil, and as rulers over good and evil fortune. The following list shows their names in Chinese and Sanskrit: Sun 日, 太陽; aditya 阿彌底耶
Moon月, 太陰; soma 蘇摩
Mars火星, 勢惑勞; aṅgāraka 盎哦囉迦
Mercury水星, 辰星; budha 部陀
Jupiter木星, 歳星; bṛhaspati 勿哩訶娑跛底
Venus金星, 太白; śukra 戌羯羅
Saturn土星, 鎭星; śanaiścara 賖乃以室折羅; seven celestial bodies


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Japanese shitagane / したがね Japanese basic metal (in an art object); old metal; (surname) Shimokane


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Japanese marubou / marubo / まるぼう Japanese round bar (of metal, etc.)


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Japanese chibyou / chibyo / ちびょう Japanese metal ornament in shape of a woman's breast


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Mandarin wǔ cháng / wu3 chang2
Taiwan wu ch`ang / wu chang
Japanese gojou / gojo / ごじょう
Chinese five constant virtues of Confucianism, namely: benevolence 仁, righteousness 義|义, propriety 禮|礼, wisdom 智 and fidelity 信; five cardinal relationships of Confucianism (between ruler and subject, father and son, husband and wife, brothers, friends); five phases of Chinese philosophy: water 水, fire 火, wood 木, metal 金, earth 土; Wuchang county level city in Harbin 哈爾濱|哈尔滨, Heilongjiang
Japanese the five cardinal Confucian virtues (justice, politeness, wisdom, fidelity and benevolence); (place-name) Gojou
five constant [virtues]


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Mandarin wǔ jīn / wu3 jin1
Taiwan wu chin
Chinese metal hardware (nuts and bolts); the five metals: gold, silver, copper, iron and tin 金銀銅鐵錫|金银铜铁锡


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Japanese hikarimono / ひかりもの Japanese (1) luminous body like a shooting star; (2) any bright metal; (3) sliced fish with the silver skin left on (iwashi, aji, sayori, sanma, kohada, etc.)


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Mandarin bā yīn / ba1 yin1
Taiwan pa yin
Japanese hatton
Chinese music; (used in advertising instrumental tuition); (archaic) musical instruments made of eight different materials (metal 金, stone 石, clay 土, leather 革, silk 絲|丝, wood 木, gourd 匏, bamboo 竹)
The eight tones of a Buddha's voice―beautiful, flexible, harmonious, respect-producing, not effeminate (i.e. manly), unerring, deep and resonant; eight vocal attributes



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Mandarin yě liàn / ye3 lian4
Taiwan yeh lien
Chinese to smelt metal


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Japanese kiru / きる Japanese (transitive verb) (1) to cut; to cut through; to perform (surgery); (2) (See 縁を切る) to sever (connections, ties); (3) to turn off (e.g. the light); (4) (See 電話を切る) to terminate (e.g. a conversation); to hang up (the phone); to disconnect; (5) to punch (a ticket); to tear off (a stub); (6) to open (something sealed); (7) to start; (8) to set (a limit); to do (something) in less or within a certain time; to issue (stamps, vouchers, etc.); (9) (See 値切る) to reduce; to decrease; to discount; (10) to shake off (water, etc.); to let drip-dry; to let drain; (11) to cross; to traverse; (12) to criticize sharply; (13) to act decisively; to do (something noticeable); to go first; to make (certain facial expressions, in kabuki); (14) to turn (a vehicle); (15) to curl (a ball); to bend; to cut; (16) to shuffle (cards); (17) {mahj} to discard a tile; (18) to dismiss; to sack; to let go; to expulse; to excommunicate; (19) to dig (a groove); to cut (a stencil, on a mimeograph); (20) (See 切り札・1) to trump; (21) to cut (the connection between two groups) (in go); (22) (also written as 鑽る) to start a fire (with wood-wood friction or by striking a metal against stone); (23) to draw (a shape) in the air (with a sword, etc.); (aux-v,v5r) (24) (after the -masu stem of a verb) (See 疲れきる) to finish; to complete


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Mandarin qiē xiāo / qie1 xiao1
Taiwan ch`ieh hsiao / chieh hsiao
Japanese sessaku / せっさく
Chinese to cut; cutting; machining
Japanese (noun/participle) cutting (e.g. metal)


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Japanese kirigane / きりがね Japanese (1) metallic foil cut into strips or other shapes to form decorative motifs; (2) cutting a thin sheet of metal into shapes and affixing it with lacquer forming natural features (e.g. clouds); (surname) Kirigane


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Japanese kokumei / kokume / こくめい Japanese (noun/participle) inscription on stone monuments, metal receptacles, etc.; exergue; inscribing


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Japanese jutte / じゅって    jitte / じって Japanese (archaism) short truncheon with a hook made of metal or wood (used by policeman and private thief-takers in Edo Japan)


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Japanese atsuita / あついた Japanese plank; thick board; plate glass; heavy metal sheet (esp. welding); heavy brocaded obi


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Japanese kuchigane / くちがね Japanese (1) (metal) cap; (2) clasp; (3) mouthpiece; (4) socket (for light, etc.)


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Japanese furubi / ふるび Japanese treating a metal surface to make it look worn and aged; antique finish


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Japanese furugane / ふるがね    furukane / ふるかね    kogane / こがね Japanese scrap iron; scrap metal; (surname) Furugane; (surname) Furukane; (surname) Kogane


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Japanese kotetsu / こてつ Japanese scrap iron; scrap metal; (surname) Kotetsu


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Mandarin hán jīn / han2 jin1
Taiwan han chin
Chinese metal bearing (ore); gold bearing



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Mandarin sì lún / si4 lun2
Taiwan ssu lun
Japanese yonrin / よんりん
Japanese (can be adjective with の) four-wheeled
The four wheels or circles: (1) 大地四輪 the four on which the earth rests, wind (or air), water, metal, and space. (2) Four images with wheels, yellow associated with metal or gold, white with water, red with fire, and black with wind. (3) The four dhyāni-buddhas, 金剛輪 Akṣobhya; 寳輪 Ratnasaṃbhava; 法輪 Amitābha; 羯磨輪 Amoghasiddhi. (4) Also the four metals, gold, silver, copper, iron, of the cakravartin kings.


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Japanese jigane;jikin / じがね;じきん Japanese (1) ore; unprocessed metal; ground metal; (2) (one's) true character; (surname) Chikane



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Mandarin jun rè / jun1 re4
Taiwan chün je
Chinese to heat evenly (e.g. in smelting metal)


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Japanese jutte / じゅって    jitte / じって Japanese (irregular kanji usage) (archaism) short truncheon with a hook made of metal or wood (used by policeman and private thief-takers in Edo Japan)


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Japanese jutte / じゅって    jitte / じって Japanese (irregular kanji usage) (archaism) short truncheon with a hook made of metal or wood (used by policeman and private thief-takers in Edo Japan)


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Mandarin zhǎn píng / zhan3 ping2
Taiwan chan p`ing / chan ping
Chinese to flatten out (paper, film, metal plates etc)



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Mandarin xún xī / xun2 xi1
Taiwan hsün hsi
Japanese junshaku / じゅんしゃく
Japanese (noun/participle) preaching tour
To walk about with a metal staff, i. e. to teach; making the rounds with a rod


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Japanese tokobana / とこばな Japanese {Buddh} eternally flowering flower (usu. made of metal)


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Japanese zagane / ざがね Japanese metal washer



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Mandarin fèi gāng / fei4 gang1
Taiwan fei kang
Chinese scrap metal; steel scrap


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Japanese nobebou / nobebo / のべぼう Japanese (metal) bar


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Japanese nobegane / のべがね    nobekane / のべかね Japanese sheet metal; dagger; sword; (surname) Nobegane; (surname) Nobekane


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Japanese choukin / chokin / ちょうきん Japanese (noun/participle) chasing; metal carving; metal engraving


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Japanese noritoshi / のりとし    tokuri / とくり Japanese (ateji / phonetic) (1) sake bottle; tall and slender bottle with a narrow mouth made from ceramic, metal or glass that can be used for sake, shoyu or rice vinegar; (2) turtleneck (sweater); (3) someone who cannot swim; (personal name) Noritoshi; (surname) Tokuri


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Japanese saikin / さいきん    kirikane / きりかね Japanese (irregular okurigana usage) (1) metallic foil cut into strips or other shapes to form decorative motifs; (2) cutting a thin sheet of metal into shapes and affixing it with lacquer forming natural features (e.g. clouds)



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Mandarin dǎ zhì / da3 zhi4
Taiwan ta chih
Japanese dasei / dase / だせい
Chinese to forge (silverware, metal implements etc)
Japanese (noun - becomes adjective with の) (See 打製石器) made by hitting (e.g. striking stone flakes from a tool stone); made using lithic reduction


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Mandarin dǎ zào / da3 zao4
Taiwan ta tsao
Chinese to create; to build; to develop; to forge (of metal)



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Mandarin lā zhì / la1 zhi4
Taiwan la chih
Chinese drawing (manufacturing process in which hot metal or glass is stretched)


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Japanese yubigane / ゆびがね Japanese (1) (See 指輪) (finger) ring; (2) (See 指貫・ゆびぬき) metal thimble; (3) (archaism) ring used to constrict a finger to make it small and beautiful; (place-name) Sashigane



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Mandarin tàn shāng / tan4 shang1
Taiwan t`an shang / tan shang
Chinese to inspect metal for flaws (using X-ray or ultrasound etc)


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Mandarin dā kòu / da1 kou4
Taiwan ta k`ou / ta kou
Chinese a buckle or fastener for clothing that does not use a button and buttonhole (e.g. the buckle on metal wristwatches)


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Japanese dankin / だんきん Japanese close friendship (i.e. strong enough to cut metal)


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Mandarin fāng xì / fang1 xi4
Taiwan fang hsi
Chinese (arch.) metal horn attached as shield to horse or to the axle of a chariot


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Japanese itae / いたえ Japanese artwork on wood, canvas, metal sheet, etc.


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Japanese itagane / いたがね Japanese sheet metal; metal plate; (surname) Itagane



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Mandarin lóu bǎn / lou2 ban3
Taiwan lou pan
Chinese floor; floor (ie. metal plate, concrete slab, wooden planking etc)


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Japanese bozai / ぼざい Japanese (1) welding base metal; parent metal; (2) base material (in construction, etc.)


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Mandarin máo kǒu / mao2 kou3
Taiwan mao k`ou / mao kou
Japanese keguchi / けぐち    kekuchi / けくち
Chinese metal filings (e.g. from a drill or lathe); burr
Japanese (surname) Keguchi; (surname) Kekuchi



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Mandarin qì pào / qi4 pao4
Taiwan ch`i p`ao / chi pao
Chinese bubble; blister (in metal); (of beverages) sparkling; carbonated


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Japanese mizukemuri / みずけむり    suien / すいえん Japanese mist over a body of water; spray; (1) mist over a body of water; spray; (2) suien (four decorative metal plates joined at right angles forming part of a pagoda finial)



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Mandarin shuǐ yān / shui3 yan1
Taiwan shui yen
Japanese mizukemuri / みずけむり    suien / すいえん
Chinese shredded tobacco for water pipes
Japanese mist over a body of water; spray; (1) mist over a body of water; spray; (2) suien (four decorative metal plates joined at right angles forming part of a pagoda finial)



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Mandarin shuǐ lún / shui3 lun2
Taiwan shui lun
Japanese miwa / みわ
Chinese waterwheel; millwheel
Japanese (female given name) Miwa
The third of the four 'wheel' on which the earth rests— space, wind (or air), water, and metal; water wheel



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Mandarin chòng yā / chong4 ya1
Taiwan ch`ung ya / chung ya
Chinese to stamp; to press (sheet metal); Taiwan pr. [chong1 ya1]

Entries with 2nd row of characters: The 2nd row is Simplified Chinese.


This page contains 100 results for "metal" in Chinese and/or Japanese.

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