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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 10 +6, 8 strokes, cangjie input 弓日竹山 (NAHU), four-corner 27416)

  1. spare
  2. excuse from
  3. evade

Derived characters[edit]

As phonetic:

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 124, character 23
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 1358
  • Dae Jaweon: page 264, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 270, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+514D

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping man6, min5, Yale man6, min5)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana めん, romaji men)

  1. dismissal, being made to quit

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(myeon, mun) (hangeul [[, ]], revised myeon, mun, McCune-Reischauer myŏn, mun, Yale myen, mwun)


Mandarin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin miǎn (mian3), Wade-Giles mien3)


Min Nan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

(traditional and simplified, POJ bián (bian2))

  1. it is not necessary; there is no need

Synonyms[edit]

See also[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(miễn, mấy, mến, mém, mễm)