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There are 14 total results for your Feng Shui search.

Characters Pronunciation
Simple Dictionary Definition



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fēng shuǐ
    feng1 shui3
feng shui

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Feng Shui
feng shui; geomancy
(1) feng shui; fengshui; (2) wind and water; (female given name) Fumi



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dì mài
    di4 mai4
ti mai
geographical position according to the principles of feng shui 風水|风水[feng1 shui3]; ley lines



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zhái jīng
    zhai2 jing1
chai ching
The Yellow Emperor's Classic on the Feng Shui of Dwellings



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qì chǎng
    qi4 chang3
ch`i ch`ang
    chi chang
qi field (in qigong or feng shui); vibe (of a person or place); aura; atmosphere



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guàn qì
    guan4 qi4
kuan ch`i
    kuan chi
(feng shui) beneficial influence, esp. from one's ancestral graves; to confer a beneficial influence



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lù chōng
    lu4 chong1
lu ch`ung
    lu chung
(feng shui) street layout in which the line of a road runs toward a house (as at a T-intersection), regarded as unfavorable for the occupants of the house



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yīn zhái
    yin1 zhai2
yin chai
tomb (feng shui term)


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 fuusuisetsu / fusuisetsu
feng shui; fengshui; feng shui tradition


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 fuusui / fusui
Chinese geomancy; feng shui



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qī zhèng sì yú
    qi1 zheng4 si4 yu2
ch`i cheng ssu yü
    chi cheng ssu yü
seven heavenly bodies and four imaginary stars (in astrology and feng shui)



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fēng shuǐ xiān sheng
    feng1 shui3 xian1 sheng5
feng shui hsien sheng
feng shui master; geomancer; stock figure in folk tales, as a wise adviser or a charlatan


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 fuusuiraban / fusuiraban
(See 風水・ふうすい・1) luopan; geomantic compass; feng shui compass


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 ryuuketsu / ryuketsu
(1) dragon's den; (2) auspicious place for a temple, town, etc. to be built (feng shui)


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 ryuumyaku / ryumyaku
(See 龍穴・2) long mai (feng shui); longmai; the air or energy flowing down from an undulating mountain range

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

This page contains 14 results for "Feng Shui" 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.

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