Buy a Military calligraphy wall scroll here!
Personalize your custom “Military” project by clicking the button next to your favorite “Military” title below...
Person on Active Duty
現役軍人 means "Active Duty Soldier" or literally "Active Duty Military Person".
This title is a great way to show your pride in being an active duty member of the armed forces.
The first two characters mean "active duty" and the second two characters can be translated as "military personnel", "soldier", or "serviceman" (it is unisex, so male or female is not indicated).
This is a form of discipline which suggests training of the mind and character, aimed at producing self-control, obedience, etc.
One of my Chinese-English dictionaries even translates this as "tempering oneself" or turning yourself into hardened steel.
In old Korean Hanja, they use these characters in reverse order but with the same meaning. If you want the Korean version, please click this link instead of the button above: Korean version.
軍紀 means military discipline or military principles.
If maintaining your military discipline is important to you personally, or important to your military unit, this is the wall scroll to have up behind your desk. In fact, it's the kind of thing I expect to see behind the desk of a First Sergeant or maybe a hardcore NCO.
Note: In some rare context, it could be extended to mean "morale" but "discipline" is much closer to the commonly-held definition.
Note: This term is not well-known outside of the military services in Asia (not used by the common person).
See Also: Self-Discipline
工兵 means the "engineering corps" of the army or other branch of the military.
The first character alone means work, worker, skill, profession, trade, craft, construction or labor. The second character means army, force or military.
軍事情報 is the full way to say "Military Intelligence".
The first two characters mean "military affairs".
The second two characters mean "intelligence" or "information-gathering".
If you work in the G2 section of your military unit, this is the wall scroll for you.
If training or drill is important to you (especially for military drill and training), this might be just the thing for a drill master to hang behind his/her desk.
This term is universal in Chinese, Japanese Kanji, and old Korean Hanja. It can also mean practice or exercise, depending on context.
The following table may be helpful for those studying Chinese or Japanese...
|Title||Characters||Romaji (Romanized Japanese)||Various forms of Romanized Chinese|
|Active Duty Military||現役軍人|
|xiàn yì jūn rén|
xian4 yi4 jun1 ren2
xian yi jun ren
|hsien i chün jen
|gun||jūn / jun1 / jun||chün|
|磨練 / 磨鍊 / 磨鍊|
|mó liàn / mo2 lian4 / mo lian / molian||mo lien / molien|
|gun ki / gunki||jūn jì / jun1 ji4 / jun ji / junji||chün chi / chünchi|
|Military Engineering||工兵||kouhei / kohei||gōng bīng|
|jūn shì qíng bào|
jun1 shi4 qing2 bao4
jun shi qing bao
|chün shih ch`ing pao
chün shih ching pao
|tuì wǔ jūn rén|
tui4 wu3 jun1 ren2
tui wu jun ren
|t`ui wu chün jen
tui wu chün jen
|kunren||xùn liàn / xun4 lian4 / xun lian / xunlian||hsün lien / hsünlien|
|In some entries above you will see that characters have different versions above and below a line.|
In these cases, the characters above the line are Traditional Chinese, while the ones below are Simplified Chinese.
Successful Chinese Character and Japanese Kanji calligraphy searches within the last few hours...
All of our calligraphy wall scrolls are handmade.
When the calligrapher finishes creating your artwork, it is taken to my art mounting workshop in Beijing where a wall scroll is made by hand from a combination of silk, rice paper, and wood.
After we create your wall scroll, it takes at least two weeks for air mail delivery from Beijing to you.
Allow a few weeks for delivery. Rush service speeds it up by a week or two for $10!
When you select your calligraphy, you'll be taken to another page where you can choose various custom options.
The wall scroll that Sandy is holding in this picture is a "large size"
single-character wall scroll.
We also offer custom wall scrolls in small, medium, and an even-larger jumbo size.
Professional calligraphers are getting to be hard to find these days.
Instead of drawing characters by hand, the new generation in China merely type roman letters into their computer keyboards and pick the character that they want from a list that pops up.
There is some fear that true Chinese calligraphy may become a lost art in the coming years. Many art institutes in China are now promoting calligraphy programs in hopes of keeping this unique form of art alive.
Even with the teachings of a top-ranked calligrapher in China, my calligraphy will never be good enough to sell. I will leave that to the experts.
The same calligrapher who gave me those lessons also attracted a crowd of thousands and a TV crew as he created characters over 6-feet high. He happens to be ranked as one of the top 100 calligraphers in all of China. He is also one of very few that would actually attempt such a feat.
Check out my lists of Japanese Kanji Calligraphy Wall Scrolls and Old Korean Hanja Calligraphy Wall Scrolls.
Some people may refer to this entry as Military Kanji, Military Characters, Military in Mandarin Chinese, Military Characters, Military in Chinese Writing, Military in Japanese Writing, Military in Asian Writing, Military Ideograms, Chinese Military symbols, Military Hieroglyphics, Military Glyphs, Military in Chinese Letters, Military Hanzi, Military in Japanese Kanji, Military Pictograms, Military in the Chinese Written-Language, or Military in the Japanese Written-Language.
59 people have searched for Military in Chinese or Japanese in the past year.
Military was last searched for by someone else on Nov 21st, 2021