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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 5 +11, 12 strokes, cangjie input 十十人弓 (JJON), X十十人弓 (XJJON), composition ⿰⿱)

  1. dry
  2. dried, as opposed to fresh

References[edit]

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 84, character 32
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 213
  • Dae Jaweon: page 173, character 7
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 57, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+4E81

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(geon, gan) (hangeul [[, ]], revised geon, gan, McCune-Reischauer kŏn, kan)


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(simplified , Pinyin gān (gan1), Wade-Giles kan1)

Adjective[edit]

(simplified, Pinyin gān, simplified )

  1. dry
    我喉咙很。 wǒ hóulóng hěn gān.
    My throat feels dry.
  2. clean
    干净 clean
  3. adoptive; foster

Adverb[edit]

(simplified, Pinyin gān, simplified )

  1. in vain; for nothing