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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 20 +2, 4 strokes, cangjie input 心大 (PK), X心大 (XPK), composition)

  1. Japanese unit of weight (1/1000 of a kan)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 150, character 24
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 2502
  • Dae Jaweon: page 339, character 15
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: not present, would follow volume 1, page 256, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+5301

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

  • 一匁 (ichimonme): 1 momme
  • 百匁 (hyakumonme): 100 momme, 375 grams

Usage notes[edit]

Removed from the daily use Jōyō kanji by the Japanese government in 2010.

Noun[edit]

(hiragana もんめ, romaji monme)

  1. momme; unit of weight equivalent to about 3.75 grams
  2. one thousandth of a kan ()

Usage notes[edit]

Now used especially for weighing pearls.


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(mun) (hangeul , revised mun, McCune-Reischauer mun)


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin wén (wen2), Wade-Giles wen2)