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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): phonetic  + semantic  (strong) – brave and strong.

Han character[edit]

(radical 19 +7, 9 strokes, cangjie input 弓月大尸 (NBKS), four-corner 17427, composition)

  1. brave, courageous, fierce
  2. A (typically male) given name

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 147, character 35
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 2360
  • Dae Jaweon: page 332, character 16
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 372, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+52C7

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping jung5, jung6, Yale yung5, yung6)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

(hiragana いさむ, romaji Isamu)

  1. A male given name

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(yong) (hangeul , revised yong, McCune-Reischauer yong, Yale yong)


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin yǒng (yong3), Yǒng (Yong3), Wade-Giles yung3, Yung3)

Compounds[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(dũng, xõng, dõng, rụng)

Compounds[edit]