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There are 22 total results for your Vampire search.

Characters Pronunciation
Romanization
Simple Dictionary Definition

吸血鬼

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xī xuè guǐ / xi1 xue4 gui3
hsi hsüeh kuei
 kyuuketsuki / kyuketsuki / きゅうけつき
 Vertical Wall Scroll
leech; bloodsucking vermin; vampire (translated European notion); fig. cruel exploiter, esp. a capitalist exploiting the workers
vampire; bloodsucker

僵屍

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 kyonshii / kyonshi / キョンシー (kana only) Chinese "hopping vampire"; jiang shi; jiangshi; chiang-shih; reanimated corpse

殭屍


僵尸

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jiāng shī / jiang1 shi1
chiang shih
gyonshi; jiang shi; Chinese vampire; zombie

真祖

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 shinso / しんそ (1) true ancestor; (2) var. of vampire (in fiction)

アルプ

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 arupu / アルプ (personal name) Alp Vampire

吸血蝙蝠

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 kyuuketsukoumori / kyuketsukomori / きゅうけつこうもり vampire bat

血吸蝙蝠

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 chisuikoumori / chisuikomori / ちすいこうもり (kana only) vampire bat (Desmodontinae spp.)

バンパイア

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 banpaia / バンパイア vampire

ヴァンプ2

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 anputsuu / anputsu / ヴァンプツー (wk) Vampire At Midnight (film)

僵屍;殭屍

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 kyonshii / kyonshi / キョンシー (kana only) jiangshi (chi: goeng-si); Chinese hopping vampire; reanimated corpse in Chinese legends and folklore

血吸い蝙蝠

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 chisuikoumori / chisuikomori / ちすいこうもり (kana only) vampire bat (Desmodontinae spp.)

ヴァンパイア

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 anpaia / ヴァンパイア vampire

吸血こうもり

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 kyuuketsukoumori / kyuketsukomori / きゅうけつこうもり vampire bat

チスイコウモリ

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 chisuikoumori / chisuikomori / チスイコウモリ (kana only) vampire bat (Desmodontinae spp.)

ペーシュカショーロ

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 peeshukashooro / ペーシュカショーロ payara (Hydrolycus scomberoides); dog tooth characin; vampire fish

ペーシュ・カショーロ

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 peeshu kashooro / ペーシュ・カショーロ payara (Hydrolycus scomberoides); dog tooth characin; vampire fish

血吸蝙蝠;血吸い蝙蝠

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 chisuikoumori;chisuikoumori / chisuikomori;chisuikomori / ちすいこうもり;チスイコウモリ (kana only) vampire bat (Desmodontinae spp.)

吸血こうもり;吸血蝙蝠

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 kyuuketsukoumori / kyuketsukomori / きゅうけつこうもり vampire bat

シャドウオブヴァンパイア

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 shadouobuanpaia / shadoobuanpaia / シャドウオブヴァンパイア (wk) Shadow of the Vampire (film)

インタビューウィズヴァンパイア

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 intabyuuizuanpaia / intabyuizuanpaia / インタビューウィズヴァンパイア (wk) Interview with the Vampire (film)

ヴァンパイア(P);バンパイア

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 anpaia(p);banpaia / ヴァンパイア(P);バンパイア (See 吸血鬼) vampire

ペーシュカショーロ;ペーシュ・カショーロ

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 peeshukashooro;peeshu kashooro / ペーシュカショーロ;ペーシュ・カショーロ payara (Hydrolycus scomberoides); dog tooth characin; vampire fish

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

This page contains 22 results for "Vampire" 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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