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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
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Etymology[edit]

Simplified from  ( → )

Han character[edit]

(radical 9 +4, 6 strokes, cangjie input 人一一戈 (OMMI), four-corner 8073.1, composition)

  1. assemble, meet together
  2. meeting
  3. can, be possible, be able to

References[edit]

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 96, character 12
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 460
  • Dae Jaweon: page 204, character 11
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 116, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+4F1A

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(traditional , Yale wui2, wui4 wui6)


Japanese[edit]

See also 会する

Kanji[edit]

(grade 2 “Kyōiku” kanjishinjitai kanji, kyūjitai form )

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana かい, romaji kai)

  1. meeting, gathering
     (かい) (もよお)
    kai o moyōsu
    hold a meeting; throw a party
     (かい) ()
    kai ni deru
    attend a meeting [party]
  2. society, association, club
     (かい)組織 (そしき)する
    kai o soshiki suru
    form [organize] an association
     (かい) (はい)
    kai ni hairu
    join a club
     (かい)脱退 (だったい)する
    kai o dattai suru
    leave a club
     (かい) ()ける
    kai o nukeru
    quit a club

Suffix[edit]

(hiragana かい, romaji -kai)

  1. meeting
  2. party

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(hoe, goe) (hangeul , , revised hoe, goe, McCune-Reischauer hoe, koe)


Mandarin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(traditional , Pinyin huì (hui4), kuài (kuai4), guì (gui4), Wade-Giles kuei4, hui4, k'uai4)

Proper noun[edit]

(simplified, Pinyin Guì, traditional )

  1. (literary) see 会稽

Verb[edit]

(simplified, Pinyin kuài, traditional )

  1. (literary) to do accounting

Verb[edit]

(simplified, Pinyin huì, traditional )

  1. (Beginning Mandarin) to meet with
  2. (Beginning Mandarin) to know how to perform a task

Compounds[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(hội, hụi)

References[edit]