Free Chinese & Japanese Online Dictionary

If you enter English words, search is Boolean mode:
Enter fall to get just entries with fall in them.
Enter fall* to get results including "falling" and "fallen".
Enter +fall -season -autumn to make sure fall is included, but not entries with autumn or season.

Key:

Mandarin Chinese information.
Old Wade-Giles romanization used only in Taiwan.
Japanese information.
Buddhist definition. Note: May not apply to all sects.
 Definition may be different outside of Buddhism.

Our regular search mode rendered no results. We switched to our sloppy search mode for your query. These results might not be accurate...

There are 1248 total results for your Elle search. I have created 13 pages of results for you. Each page contains 100 results...

12345678910...>
Characters Pronunciation
Romanization
Simple Dictionary Definition

see styles
dān
    dan1
tan
 ni
    に

More info & calligraphy:

Dan
red; pellet; powder; cinnabar
red earth (i.e. containing cinnabar or minium); vermilion; (given name) Makoto
Red, cinnabar color; a remedy, drug, elixir.

see styles
jiā
    jia1
chia
 yomisuru
    よみする

More info & calligraphy:

Chia
excellent; auspicious; to praise; to commend
(personal name) Yomisuru
Good, excellent, praiseworthy, to commend.

see styles
tài
    tai4
t`ai
    tai
 futo
    ふと

More info & calligraphy:

Hella
highest; greatest; too (much); very; extremely
(n-pref,n) (1) fat; fatty; (prefix noun) (2) grand; magnificent; excellent; (personal name) Yutaka
very, great.

see styles
miào
    miao4
miao
 myou / myo
    みょう

More info & calligraphy:

Clever / Superb / Wonderful
clever; wonderful
(noun or adjectival noun) (1) strange; weird; odd; curious; (noun or adjectival noun) (2) wonder; mystery; miracle; excellence; (noun or adjectival noun) (3) cleverness; adroitness; knack; skill; (surname) Myō
su, sat, mañju, sūkṣma. Wonderful, beautiful, mystic, supernatural, profound, subtle, mysterious. su means good, excellent, surpassing, beautiful, fine, easy. sat means existing, real, good. mañju means beautiful, lovely, charming. Intp. in Chinese as 不可思議 beyond thought or discussion; 絕待 special, outstanding; 無比 incomparable; 精微深遠 subtle and profound.

see styles

    de2
te
 toku

More info & calligraphy:

Moral and Virtuous
virtue; goodness; morality; ethics; kindness; favor; character; kind
Virtue, moral excellence, moral power, power; also translates guṇa; translit. ta.

see styles

    yi4
i
 i
    い

More info & calligraphy:

Idea / Thought / Meaning
idea; meaning; thought; to think; wish; desire; intention; to expect; to anticipate
(1) feelings; thoughts; (2) meaning; (personal name) Kokoro
Manas, the sixth of the ṣaḍāyatanas or six means of perception, i.e. sight, hearing, smell, taste, touch, and mind. Manas means "mind (in its widest sense as applied to all the mental powers), intellect, intelligence, understanding, perception, sense, conscience, will". M.W. It is "the intellectual function of consciousness", Keith. In Chinese it connotes thought, idea, intention, meaning, will; but in Buddhist terminology its distinctive meaning is mind, or the faculty of thought.

see styles
yīng
    ying1
ying
 ei / e
    えい

More info & calligraphy:

England
hero; outstanding; excellent; (literary) flower; blossom
(1) (abbreviation) (See 英吉利・イギリス・1,英国) United Kingdom; Britain; (2) (abbreviation) (See 英語) English (language); (personal name) Yungu
brilliant


see styles
xián
    xian2
hsien
 ken
    けん

More info & calligraphy:

Wise and Virtuous
worthy or virtuous person; honorific used for a person of the same or a younger generation
(noun or adjectival noun) (archaism) intelligence; genius; scholarship; virtue; (male given name) Masaru
Wise and virtuous, sage, second rank to a 聖 saint; good, excellent in character, virtuous.


see styles
biē
    bie1
pieh
 suppon; betsu(ok); suppon
    すっぽん; べつ(ok); スッポン
variant of 鱉|鳖[bie1]
(1) (kana only) Chinese soft-shelled turtle (Pelodiscus sinensis); soft-shelled turtle (Trionychidae); (2) (すっぽん only) trap door located on the walkway in a kabuki theatre; (3) (すっぽん only) bilge pump (used on traditional Japanese ships); (surname) Kame
A turtle, tortoise.

三魂

see styles
sān hún
    san1 hun2
san hun

More info & calligraphy:

Three Souls
three immortal souls in Daoism, representing spirit and intellect

上等

see styles
shàng děng
    shang4 deng3
shang teng
 joutou / joto
    じょうとう

More info & calligraphy:

Highest Quality / Top Notch
highest quality; top-notch
(adj-no,adj-na,n) (1) superior; first-class; excellent; top quality; (interjection) (2) (that's) just fine!; bring it on!; (surname) Uera

克勒

see styles
kè lè
    ke4 le4
k`o le
    ko le

More info & calligraphy:

Cole
Keller or Köhler (name); Horst Köhler (1943-), German economist and CDU politician, head of the IMF 2000-2004, president of Germany 2004-2010

卓越

see styles
zhuó yuè
    zhuo2 yue4
cho yüeh
 takuetsu
    たくえつ

More info & calligraphy:

Excellence
outstanding; surpassing; distinguished; splendid
(n,vs,vi) preeminence; excellence; superiority; transcendence

布施

see styles
bù shī
    bu4 shi1
pu shih
 fuse
    ふせ

More info & calligraphy:

Dana: Almsgiving and Generosity
Dana (Buddhist practice of giving)
(n,vs,vi) (1) {Buddh} alms-giving; charity; (n,vs,vi) (2) {Buddh} offerings (usu. money) to a priest (for reading sutras, etc.); (surname) Fuho
dāna 檀那; the sixth pāramitā, almsgiving, i. e. of goods, or the doctrine, with resultant benefits now and also hereafter in the forms of reincarnation, as neglect or refusal will produce the opposite consequences. The 二種布施 two kinds of dāna are the pure, or unsullied charity, which looks for no reward here but only hereafter; and the sullied almsgiving whose object is personal benefit. The three kinds of dāna are goods, the doctrine, and courage, or fearlessness. The four kinds are pens to write the sutras, ink, the sutras themselves, and preaching. The five kinds are giving to those who have come from a distance, those who are going to a distance, the sick, the hungry, those wise in the doctrine. The seven kinds are giving to visitors, travellers, the sick, their nurses, monasteries, endowments for the sustenance of monks or nuns, and clothing and food according to season. The eight kinds are giving to those who come for aid, giving for fear (of evil), return for kindness received, anticipating gifts in return, continuing the parental example of giving, giving in hope of rebirth in a particular heaven, in hope of an honoured name, for the adornment of the heart and life. 倶舍論 18.

斯文

see styles
sī wén
    si1 wen2
ssu wen
 shibun
    しぶん

More info & calligraphy:

Sven
refined; educate; cultured; intellectual; polite; gentle
this academic subject or field of study; Confucian studies

智能

see styles
zhì néng
    zhi4 neng2
chih neng
 chinou / chino
    ちのう

More info & calligraphy:

Intelligence / Intellect
intelligent; able; smart (phone, system, bomb etc)
intelligence; intellect; brains

瞪羚

see styles
dèng líng
    deng4 ling2
teng ling

More info & calligraphy:

Gazelle
gazelle

知識


知识

see styles
zhī shi
    zhi1 shi5
chih shih
 tomoshiki
    ともしき

More info & calligraphy:

Perception of Knowledge
knowledge; CL:門|门[men2]; intellectual
knowledge; information; (surname) Tomoshiki
(1) To know and perceive, perception, knowledge. (2) A friend, an intimate. (3) The false ideas produced in the mind by common, or unenlightened knowledge; one of the 五識 in 起信論.

羈旅


羁旅

see styles
jī lǚ
    ji1 lu:3
chi lü
 kiryo
    きりょ

More info & calligraphy:

Traveler / To Live Abroad
(literary) to stay long in a place far from home; (literary) person who lives in an alien land
travel; traveler; traveller

行旅

see styles
xíng lǚ
    xing2 lu:3
hsing lü
 kouryo / koryo
    こうりょ
traveler; wanderer; vagabond; rolling stone
(noun/participle) (1) traveling; travelling; (noun/participle) (2) traveler; traveller

質多


质多

see styles
zhí duō
    zhi2 duo1
chih to
 chitta

More info & calligraphy:

Thinking Heart
(質多耶); 質帝 citta (cittam), the heart considered as the seat of intellect; the thinking, reflecting mind.

阿蒙

see styles
ā méng
    a1 meng2
a meng

More info & calligraphy:

Amon
Amun, deity in Egyptian mythology, also spelled Amon, Amoun, Amen, and rarely Imen

雪萊


雪莱

see styles
xuě lái
    xue3 lai2
hsüeh lai

More info & calligraphy:

Shelley
Shelley; abbr. for 珀西·比希·雪萊|珀西·比希·雪莱[Po4 xi1 · Bi3 xi1 · Xue3 lai2]

ガゼル

see styles
 gazeru
    ガゼル

More info & calligraphy:

Gazelle
gazelle

反発力

see styles
 hanpatsuryoku
    はんぱつりょく

More info & calligraphy:

Resiliency
repellent force; resiliency; elasticity

ミラベル

see styles
 miraberu
    ミラベル

More info & calligraphy:

Mirabel
mirabelle plum (Prunus domestica ssp. syriaca); (female given name) Mirabel; Mirabelle; (place-name) Mirabel (Canada)

維多利亞


维多利亚

see styles
wéi duō lì yà
    wei2 duo1 li4 ya4
wei to li ya

More info & calligraphy:

Viktorya
Victoria (name); Victoria, capital of the Seychelles

ジューリー

see styles
 juurii / juri
    ジューリー

More info & calligraphy:

Julie
jewelry; jewellery

塞舌爾群島


塞舌尔群岛

see styles
sài shé ěr qún dǎo
    sai4 she2 er3 qun2 dao3
sai she erh ch`ün tao
    sai she erh chün tao

More info & calligraphy:

Seychelles
the Seychelles

see styles
wán
    wan2
wan
 gan
    がん
ball; pellet; pill
(n,n-suf) (1) fishball; meatball; (n,n-suf) (2) (See 丸薬) pill; (surname) Wani
a pill

see styles
jiā
    jia1
chia
 ka
    か
beautiful; fine; good
(noun or adjectival noun) beautiful; good; excellent; (female given name) Yoshimi

see styles
zùn
    zun4
tsun
 reishun / reshun
    れいしゅん
(dialectal pronunciation of 俊[jun4]); cool; neat
(obscure) excellence; genius; (given name) Reishun


see styles
jun
    jun4
chün
 shun
    しゅん
variant of 俊[jun4]
(obscure) excellence; genius


see styles
yōu
    you1
yu
 yuu / yu
    ゆう
excellent; superior
(1) (on a 優, 良, 可 scale) Excellent (grade); A; (2) superiority; excellence; (adjectival noun) (3) gentle; graceful; elegant; (adjectival noun) (4) (archaism) skillful; (given name) Yutaka
Abundant, excessive; exceptional, extra; at ease; an actor; chiefly translit. u sounds, cf. 鬱, 憂, 烏, etc.

see styles
yuán
    yuan2
yüan
 meguru
    めぐる
yen (Japanese currency); Japanese variant of 圓|圆
(1) circle; (n,n-pref) (2) entirety; whole; full; complete; (3) (slang) money; dough; moola; (4) enclosure inside a castle's walls; (5) (ksb:) soft-shelled turtle; (suffix) (6) suffix for ship names; suffix for names of people (esp. infants); suffix for names of swords, armour, musical instruments, etc.; suffix for names of dogs, horses, etc.; (1) yen; Japanese monetary unit; (2) circle; (female given name) Meguru

see styles

    ge3
ko
excellent; happy; well-being


see styles
huàn
    huan4
huan
 kan
    かん
excellent
(personal name) Kan

see styles

    ke4
k`o
    ko
 kyaku(p); kaku
    きゃく(P); かく
customer; visitor; guest
(1) guest; visitor; (2) customer; client; shopper; spectator; audience; tourist; sightseer; passenger; (counter) (3) counter for containers used to entertain guests; (surname) Kiyaku
A guest, visitor, traveller, outsider, merchant.


see styles
zhǎn
    zhan3
chan
towering; prominent; very; extremely; (dialect) marvelous; excellent


see styles
diāo
    diao1
tiao
 hori
    ほり
variant of 雕[diao1], to engrave
(1) carving; engraving; (2) chiselled features; (out-dated or obsolete kana usage) carving; engraving; (surname) Hori

see styles

    si1
ssu
 shiyou / shiyo
    しよう
to think; to consider
(given name) Shiyou
cint- 指底. Think, thought; turn the attention to; intp. by 心所法 mental action or contents, mentality, intellection.

see styles
zhū
    zhu1
chu
 megumi
    めぐみ
bead; pearl; CL:粒[li4],顆|颗[ke1]
(1) ball; sphere; globe; orb; (2) bead (of sweat, dew, etc.); drop; droplet; (3) ball (in sports); (4) pile (of noodles, etc.); (5) bullet; (6) bulb (i.e. a light bulb); (7) lens (of glasses, etc.); (8) bead (of an abacus); (9) (slang) (abbreviation) ball (i.e. a testicle); (10) gem; jewel (esp. spherical; sometimes used figuratively); pearl; (11) female entertainer (e.g. a geisha); (12) (derogatory term) person (when commenting on their nature); character; (13) item, funds or person used as part of a plot; (n,n-suf) (14) egg; (suffix noun) (15) coin; (16) precious; beautiful; excellent; (female given name) Megumi
mani. A pearl; a bead; synonym for buddha-truth.

see styles

    yu2

 yuu / yu
    ゆー
excellence; luster of gems
(personal name) Yu-
Lustre of gems; a beautiful stone; excellences, virtues; translit. yu, yoyo.


see styles

    yi1
i
excellent; precious; rare; fine; (used in given names)

see styles
xiù
    xiu4
hsiu
 shuu / shu
    しゅう
(bound form) refined; elegant; graceful; beautiful; (bound form) superior; excellent; (loanword) show; (literary) to grow; to bloom; (of grain crops) to produce ears
(on a scale measuring quality, results, etc.; higher than 優) preeminence; supremacy; distinction; excellence; (given name) Minoru

see styles
bèi
    bei4
pei
 hoshii / hoshi
    ほしい
food for a journey; cakes
dried boiled rice used mainly as provisions of samurai troops and travelers (travellers); (place-name, surname) Hoshii


see styles

    su1
su
 sohou / soho
    そほう
Perilla frutescens (Chinese basil or wild red basil); place name; to revive; used as phonetic in transliteration
(1) condensed milk; (n,n-suf,n-pref) (2) (abbreviation) Soviet Union; (personal name) Sohou
Refreshing thyme; revive, cheer; Suzhou; translit. su, so, sa, s. Most frequently it translit. the Sanskait su, which means good, well excellent, very. Cf. 須, 修.

see styles
luó
    luo2
lo
 horagai
    ほらがい
spiral shell; snail; conch
(kana only) small spiral-shelled snail; (1) (kana only) whelk (esp. Neptunea and Buccinum spp.); (2) small spiral-shelled snail (esp. a pond snail); (out-dated or obsolete kana usage) small spiral-shelled snail (esp. a pond snail); (surname) Horagai
A conch, snail, spiral, screw.


see styles
bèi
    bei4
pei
 bai; bai
    ばい; バイ
cowrie; shellfish; currency (archaic)
(1) (kana only) Japanese babylon (species of shelled mollusk, Babylonia japonica); Japanese ivory shell; (2) (abbreviation) (See 貝独楽) spinning top (traditionally made from a Japanese babylon shell); (female given name) Sheru
śaṅkha a shell, cowry, conch; valuables, riches; a large trumpet sounded to call the assembly together.

see styles

    lu4
lu
 ji
    じ
road (CL:條|条[tiao2]); journey; route; line (bus etc); sort; kind
(suffix) (1) route; road; (suffix) (2) distance travelled in a day; (suffix) (3) (See 七十路) one's ... (age, e.g. 40s, 60s); (surname) Rou
A road, way.

see styles

    yi4
i
 hayaru
    はやる
to escape; leisurely; outstanding
(adverb) (archaism) most; (ateji / phonetic) (prefix) (kana only) very; excellent; (given name) Hayaru
To get away from; retire, be at ease, indulgence, excess.

see styles
xióng
    xiong2
hsiung
 yuu / yu
    ゆう
male; staminate; grand; imposing; powerful; mighty; person or state having great power and influence
(1) male; man; (2) excellence; greatness; best (of); great person; leading figure; (personal name) Yūji
hero


see styles
jun
    jun4
chün
 shun
    しゅん
variant of 俊[jun4]
(obscure) excellence; genius; (given name) Shun

see styles
xiàn
    xian4
hsien
 arare
    あられ
graupel; snow pellet; soft hail
(1) (kana only) (See 雹) hail (esp. hailballs under 5 mm); graupel; (2) (kana only) {food} dicing; small cubes; (3) (abbreviation) (kana only) (See 霰餅) roasted mochi pieces (usu. flavoured with soy sauce, etc.); (place-name) Arare

see styles
sháo
    shao2
shao
 takashi
    たかし
(music); excellent; harmonious
(given name) Takashi


see styles
biē
    bie1
pieh
freshwater soft-shelled turtle

IP

see styles
i p
    i p
i p
 ai pii; aipii(sk) / ai pi; aipi(sk)
    アイ・ピー; アイピー(sk)
intellectual property (in China, esp. since 2015, often used as an entertainment industry term for a creative work used as the basis of a new product, such as a manga adapted as a tv series, or the image of a cartoon character appearing on merchandise)
(1) {comp} (See インターネットプロトコル) Internet Protocol; IP; (2) (See 知的財産) intellectual property

ツブ

see styles
 tsubu
    ツブ
(1) (kana only) whelk (esp. Neptunea and Buccinum spp.); (2) small spiral-shelled snail (esp. a pond snail)

上佳

see styles
shàng jiā
    shang4 jia1
shang chia
excellent; outstanding; great

上玉

see styles
 joudama; joutama / jodama; jotama
    じょうだま; じょうたま
(1) fine jewel; (2) article of excellent quality; (3) (colloquialism) beautiful woman; beauty; stunner; (surname) Uetama

上策

see styles
 jousaku / josaku
    じょうさく
excellent plan; best policy

上馬


上马

see styles
shàng mǎ
    shang4 ma3
shang ma
 jouba / joba
    じょうば
to get on a horse; to mount
excellent horse; (surname) Jōba

不戦

see styles
 fusen
    ふせん
(noun - becomes adjective with の) (1) war renunciation; anti-war; (noun - becomes adjective with の) (2) {sumo} bout cancelled due to absence of one of the wrestlers

中々

see styles
 nakanaka
    なかなか
(adv,adj-na) (1) (kana only) very; considerably; easily; readily; fairly; quite; highly; rather; (adverb) (2) (kana only) by no means (with negative verb); not readily; (3) middle; half-way point; (can be adjective with の) (4) (kana only) excellent; wonderful; very good

中中

see styles
zhōng zhōng
    zhong1 zhong1
chung chung
 chūchū
    なかなか
middling; average; impartial; (Hong Kong) secondary school that uses Chinese as the medium of instruction ("CMI school")
(adv,adj-na) (1) (kana only) very; considerably; easily; readily; fairly; quite; highly; rather; (adverb) (2) (kana only) by no means (with negative verb); not readily; (3) middle; half-way point; (can be adjective with の) (4) (kana only) excellent; wonderful; very good
middling of the middling

乱鬢

see styles
 ranbin
    らんびん
(See 乱髪) disheveled hair; dishevelled hair; unkempt hair

二入

see styles
èr rù
    er4 ru4
erh ju
 futairi
    ふたいり
(place-name) Futairi
The two ways of entering the truth:— 理入 by conviction intellectually, 行入 by (proving it in) practice.

二教

see styles
èr jiào
    er4 jiao4
erh chiao
 nikyō
Dual division of the Buddha's teaching. There are various definitions: (1) Tiantai has (a) 顯教 exoteric or public teaching to the visible audience, and (b) 密教 at the same time esoteric teaching to an audience invisible to the other assembly. (2) The 眞言 Shingon School by "exoteric" means all the Buddha's preaching, save that of the 大日經 which it counts esoteric. (3) (a) 漸教 and (b) 頓教 graduated and immediate teaching, terms with various uses, e.g. salvation by works Hīnayāna, and by faith, Mahāyāna, etc.; they are applied to the Buddha's method, to the receptivity of hearers and to the teaching itself. (4) Tiantai has (a) 界内教 and (b) 界外教 teachings relating to the 三界 or realms of mortality and teachings relating to immortal realms. (5) (a) 半字教 and (b) 滿字教 Terms used in the Nirvāṇa sūtra, meaning incomplete word, or letter, teaching and complete word teaching, i.e. partial and complete, likened to Hīnayāna and Mahāyāna. (6) (a) 捃收教 and (b) 扶律談常教 of the Nirvāṇa sūtra, (a) completing those who failed to hear the Lotus; (b) "supporting the law, while discoursing on immortality," i.e. that the keeping of the law is also necessary to salvation. (7) Tiantai's division of (a) 偏教 and (b) 圓教 the partial teaching of the 藏, 通, and schools as contrasted with the perfect teaching of the 圓 school. (8) Tiantai's division of (a) 構教 and (6) 實教 temporary and permanent, similar to the last two. (9) (a) 世間教 The ordinary teaching of a moral life here; (b) 出世間教 the teaching of Buddha-truth of other-worldly happiness in escape from mortality. (10) (a) 了義教 the Mahāyāna perfect or complete teaching, and (b) 不了義教 Hīnayāna incompleteness. (11) The Huayan division of (a) 屈曲教 indirect or uneven teaching as in the Lotus and Nirvāṇa sūtras, and (b) 平道教 direct or levelled up teaching as in the Huayan sūtra. (12) The Huayan division of (a) 化教 all the Buddha's teaching for conversion and general instruction, and (b) 制教 his rules and commandments for the control and development of his order.

二美

see styles
èr měi
    er4 mei3
erh mei
 fumi
    ふみ
(female given name) Fumi
Two excellent things, i.e. meditation and wisdom.

亞琛


亚琛

see styles
yà chēn
    ya4 chen1
ya ch`en
    ya chen
Aachen, city in Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany; Aix-la-Chapelle

人智

see styles
 jinchi
    じんち
human intellect; knowledge

人知

see styles
 hitoji
    ひとじ
human intellect; knowledge; (place-name) Hitoji

仲々

see styles
 nakanaka
    なかなか
(irregular kanji usage) (adv,adj-na) (1) (kana only) very; considerably; easily; readily; fairly; quite; highly; rather; (adverb) (2) (kana only) by no means (with negative verb); not readily; (3) middle; half-way point; (can be adjective with の) (4) (kana only) excellent; wonderful; very good

伊索

see styles
yī suǒ
    yi1 suo3
i so
Aesop (trad. 620-560 BC), Greek slave and storyteller, supposed author of Aesop's fables

住人

see styles
 juunin / junin
    じゅうにん
(1) dweller; inhabitant; resident; (2) (colloquialism) user (of a website); (given name) Yoshihito

佳い

see styles
 yoi
    よい
(adjective) (1) (kana only) good; excellent; fine; nice; pleasant; agreeable; (2) sufficient (can be used to turn down an offer); ready; prepared; (3) profitable (e.g. deal, business offer, etc.); beneficial; (4) OK

佳什

see styles
 kajuu / kaju
    かじゅう
excellent poem

佳品

see styles
 kahin
    かひん
choice article; item of excellent quality; masterpiece

佳釀


佳酿

see styles
jiā niàng
    jia1 niang4
chia niang
excellent wine

俊偉

see styles
 shuni
    しゅんい
large and excellent; (given name) Toshihide

俊英

see styles
 shunei / shune
    しゅんえい
excellence; genius; (given name) Toshifusa

俊賢

see styles
 shunken
    しゅんけん
excellent wisdom; (male given name) Toshiyoshi

俊逸

see styles
 shunitsu
    しゅんいつ
excellence; genius; (given name) Shun'itsu

信解

see styles
xìn jiě
    xin4 jie3
hsin chieh
 shinge
Faith and interpretation, i.e. to believe and understand or explain the doctrine; the dull or unintellectual believe, the intelligent interpret; also, faith rids of heresy, interpretation of ignorance.

俱佳

see styles
jù jiā
    ju4 jia1
chü chia
excellent; wonderful

偉い

see styles
 erai
    えらい
(adjective) (1) great; excellent; admirable; remarkable; distinguished; important; celebrated; famous; eminent; (2) (kana only) awful; terrible

偉挙

see styles
 ikyo
    いきょ
excellent deeds

偏門


偏门

see styles
piān mén
    pian1 men2
p`ien men
    pien men
 henmon
side door; doing things by the side door (i.e. dishonestly)
A side door, one through which offenders are expelled.

優勝


优胜

see styles
yōu shèng
    you1 sheng4
yu sheng
 yuushou / yusho
    ゆうしょう
(of a contestant) winning; superior; excellent
(n,vs,vi) (1) overall victory; championship; winning the title; (n,vs,vi) (2) (colloquialism) (being in) heaven; bliss; perfect contentment

優品

see styles
 yuuhin / yuhin
    ゆうひん
excellent goods; excellent piece of work

優秀


优秀

see styles
yōu xiù
    you1 xiu4
yu hsiu
 yuushuu / yushu
    ゆうしゅう
outstanding; excellent
(noun or adjectival noun) superior; excellent; brilliant; outstanding

優等


优等

see styles
yōu děng
    you1 deng3
yu teng
 yuutou / yuto
    ゆうとう
first-rate; of the highest order; high-class; excellent; superior
(noun or adjectival noun) (ant: 劣等) (academic) excellence; superiority; honors (e.g. graduating with); cum laude

優良


优良

see styles
yōu liáng
    you1 liang2
yu liang
 yuuryou / yuryo
    ゆうりょう
fine; good; first-rate
(adj-na,adj-no,n) superior; excellent; fine; (female given name) Yura

優質


优质

see styles
yōu zhì
    you1 zhi4
yu chih
excellent quality

優長

see styles
 yuuchou / yucho
    ゆうちょう
(noun or adjectival noun) (archaism) superior; excellent; outstanding

全人

see styles
 zenjin
    ぜんじん
saint; person well-balanced morally and intellectually; (given name) Masahito

全優


全优

see styles
quán yōu
    quan2 you1
ch`üan yu
    chüan yu
 zenyuu / zenyu
    ぜんゆう
overall excellence
straight A's

兩清


两清

see styles
liǎng qīng
    liang3 qing1
liang ch`ing
    liang ching
to square accounts (between borrower and lender or between buyer and seller)

八萬


八万

see styles
bā wàn
    ba1 wan4
pa wan
 hachiman
    はちまん
(surname) Hachiman
An abbreviation for 八萬四 (八萬四千) The number of atoms in the human body is supposed to be 84,000. Hence the term is used for a number of things, often in the general sense of a great number. It is also the age apex of life in each human world. There are the 84,000 stūpas erected by Aśoka, each to accommodate one of the 84.000 relics of the Buddha's body; also the 84,000 forms of illumination shed by Amitābha; the 84,000 excellent physical signs of a Buddha; the 84,000 mortal distresses, i.e. 84,000 煩惱 or 塵勞; also the cure found in the 84,000 methods, i.e. 法藏, 法蘊, 法門, or教門.

八識


八识

see styles
bā shì
    ba1 shi4
pa shih
 hasshiki; hachishiki
    はっしき; はちしき
{Buddh} eight consciousnesses (one for each of the five senses, consciousness of the mind, self-consciousness and store consciousness)
The eight parijñāna, or kinds of cognition, perception, or consciousness. They are the five senses of cakṣur-vijñāna, śrotra-v., ghrāna-v., jihvā-v., and kāya-v., i.e. seeing, hearing, smelling, tasting, and touch. The sixth is mano-vijñāna, the mental sense, or intellect, v. 末那. It is defined as 意 mentality, apprehension, or by some as will. The seventh is styled kliṣṭa-mano-vijñāna 末那識 discriminated from the last as 思量 pondering, calculating; it is the discriminating and constructive sense, more than the intellectually perceptive; as infected by the ālaya-vijñāna., or receiving "seeds" from it, it is considered as the cause of all egoism and individualizing, i.e. of men and things, therefore of all illusion arising from assuming the seeming as the real. The eighth is the ālaya-vijñāna, 阿頼耶識 which is the storehouse, or basis from which come all "seeds"of consciousness. The seventh is also defined as the ādāna 阿陀那識 or "laying hold of" or "holding on to" consciousness.

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

12345678910...>

This page contains 100 results for "Elle" 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: Japanese Bath House

This dictionary uses the EDICT and CC-CEDICT dictionary files.
EDICT data is the property of the Electronic Dictionary Research and Development Group, and is used in conformance with the Group's license.

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).



Combined, these cover 1,007,753 Japanese, Chinese, and Buddhist characters, words, idioms, names, placenames, and short phrases.

Just because a word appears here does not mean it is appropriate for a tattoo, your business name, etc. Please consult a professional before doing anything stupid with this data.

We do offer Chinese and Japanese Tattoo Services. We'll also be happy to help you translate something for other purposes.

No warranty as to the correctness, potential vulgarity, or clarity is expressed or implied. We did not write any of these definitions (though we occasionally act as a contributor/editor to the CC-CEDICT project). You are using this dictionary for free, and you get what you pay for.

The following titles are just to help people who are searching for an Asian dictionary to find this page.

Japanese Kanji Dictionary

Free Asian Dictionary

Chinese Kanji Dictionary

Chinese Words Dictionary

Chinese Language Dictionary

Japanese Chinese Dictionary