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There are 25 total results for your Homer search.

Characters Pronunciation
Romanization
Simple Dictionary Definition

荷馬


荷马

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hé mǎ / he2 ma3
ho ma
 niuma / にうま
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Homer
pack horse

ホーマー

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 hoomaa / hooma / ホーマー
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{baseb} homer; home run

猿も木から落ちる

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 sarumokikaraochiru / さるもきからおちる
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(expression) (proverb) even monkeys fall from trees; anyone can make a mistake; pride comes before a fall; even Homer sometimes nods

奧德賽


奥德赛

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ào dé sài / ao4 de2 sai4
ao te sai
Homer's Odyssey

イリアス

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 iriasu / イリアス (wk) The Iliad (epic poem attributed to Homer)

ホメロス

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 homerosu / ホメロス (person) Homer (Greek poet)

伊利亞特


伊利亚特

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yī lì yà tè / yi1 li4 ya4 te4
i li ya t`e / i li ya te
Homer's Iliad

奧迪修斯


奥迪修斯

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ào dí xiū sī / ao4 di2 xiu1 si1
ao ti hsiu ssu
Odysseus, hero of Homer's Odyssey

戛飛ばす

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 kattobasu / かっとばす (transitive verb) to knock out (e.g. homer); to slam; to send flying (e.g. a ball); to wallop (someone)

かっ飛ばす

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 kattobasu / かっとばす (transitive verb) to knock out (e.g. homer); to slam; to send flying (e.g. a ball); to wallop (someone)

イーリアス

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 iiriasu / iriasu / イーリアス (wk) The Iliad (epic poem attributed to Homer)

スリーラン

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 suriiran / suriran / スリーラン {baseb} three-run (homer)

ホメーロス

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 homeerosu / ホメーロス (person) Homer (Greek poet)

孔子の倒れ

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 kujinotaore / くじのたおれ (expression) (proverb) even Homer nods

シシュフォス

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 shishufosu / シシュフォス Sisyphus, Sisuphos, Greek mythology, from Homer's Odyssey; (person) Sisyphus (in Homer's Odyssey); Sisuphos

河童の川流れ

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 kappanokawanagare / かっぱのかわながれ (expression) (proverb) anyone can make a mistake; even Homer sometimes nods

オデュッセイア

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 odeusseia / odeussea / オデュッセイア (wk) The Odyssey (epic poem attributed to Homer)

弘法も筆の誤り

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 kouboumofudenoayamari / kobomofudenoayamari / こうぼうもふでのあやまり (expression) (proverb) Homer sometimes nods; even Kōbō Daishi's handwriting contains mistakes

オデュッセイアー

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 odeusseiaa / odeussea / オデュッセイアー (wk) The Odyssey (epic poem attributed to Homer)

弘法にも筆の誤り

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 koubounimofudenoayamari / kobonimofudenoayamari / こうぼうにもふでのあやまり (expression) (proverb) Homer sometimes nods; even Kōbō Daishi's handwriting contains mistakes

知者も千慮に一失

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 chishamosenryoniisshitsu / chishamosenryonisshitsu / ちしゃもせんりょにいっしつ (expression) (proverb) even Homer sometimes nods

ランニングホーマー

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 ranninguhoomaa / ranninguhooma / ランニングホーマー running homer

明鏡も裏を照らさず

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 meikyoumouraoterasazu / mekyomoraoterasazu / めいきょうもうらをてらさず (expression) (proverb) even Homer nods; even a polished mirror conceals its reverse side

かっ飛ばす;戛飛ばす

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 kattobasu / かっとばす (transitive verb) to knock out (e.g. homer); to slam; to send flying (e.g. a ball); to wallop (someone)

上手の手から水が漏れる

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 jouzunotekaramizugamoreru / jozunotekaramizugamoreru / じょうずのてからみずがもれる (expression) (proverb) even Homer nods

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

This page contains 25 results for "Homer" 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).



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