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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
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Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (ice) + phonetic  – cold as ice.

Han character[edit]

(radical 15 +5, 7 strokes, cangjie input 戈一人戈戈 (IMOII), four-corner 38127, composition)

  1. cold, cool
  2. lonely

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 132, character 1
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 1622
  • Dae Jaweon: page 295, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 296, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+51B7

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Yale laang5)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(raeng>naeng) (hangeul [[>]], revised raeng>naeng, McCune-Reischauer raeng>naeng)


Mandarin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin lěng (leng3), Wade-Giles leng3)

Compounds[edit]


Middle Chinese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(*læ̌ng)


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(lãnh, lạnh, lênh, liểng, linh, rãnh, lành, lảnh, rảnh)