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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 9 +2, 4 strokes, cangjie input 人中中 (OLL), four-corner 80220, composition丿)

  1. to lie between
  2. seashell
  3. to wear armour
  4. (literary) alternative form of

Derived characters[edit]

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References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 91, character 19
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 359
  • Dae Jaweon: page 194, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 103, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+4ECB

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping gaai3, Yale gaai3)

  1. (Hong Kong) chicken. Simplification of .

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  1. shell, shellfish
  2. to be between, mediate
  3. concern oneself with

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Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(gae) (hangeul , revised gae, McCune-Reischauer kae, Yale kay)


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin jiè (jie4), Wade-Giles chieh4)

Compounds[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(giới, lương)