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English Definitionto call by the glorified name of (idiom)
Simplified Script美其名曰
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinměi qí míng yuē
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄇㄟˇ ㄑㄧˊ ㄇㄧㄥˊ ㄩㄝ
Cantonese (Jyutping)mei5 kei4 ming4 joek6
Word Decomposition
měibeautiful; very satisfactory; good; to beautify; to be pleased with oneself; the Americas; abbr. for 美洲; USA; abbr. for 美国
his; her; its; their; that; such; it (refers to something preceding it)
míngname; noun (part of speech); place (e.g. among winners); famous; measure word for people
yuēto speak; to say

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