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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
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Han character[edit]

(radical 24 +2, 4 strokes, cangjie input 竹廿 (HT), four-corner 24400, composition丿)

  1. arise, go up
  2. hoist
  3. advance
  4. an ancient measuring unit
  5. 46th hexagram of the I Ching
  6. 公升, i.e. litre

Derived characters[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 156, character 3
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 2702
  • Dae Jaweon: page 353, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 33, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+5347

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping sing1, Yale sing1)


Japanese[edit]

Noun[edit]

(counter , hiragana ます, romaji masu)

  1. a unit of liquid measure equal to 1.8liters or 1800cl.
  2. a box used for measuring or serving in units of 1800cl.

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(seung) (hangeul , revised seung, McCune-Reischauer sŭng)


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin shēng (sheng1), Wade-Giles sheng1)


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(thăng, thưng)