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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

Stroke order
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(radical 30 +3, 6 strokes, cangjie input 土口 (GR), four-corner 40601, composition)

  1. lucky, propitious, good

Derived terms[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 175, character 2
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 3289
  • Dae Jaweon: page 389, character 2
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 576, character 6
  • Unihan data for U+5409

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping gat1, Yale gat1)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana きち, romaji kichi)

  1. good luck

Alternative forms[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(gil) (hangeul , revised gil, McCune-Reischauer kil, Yale kil)


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin (ji2), tòng (tong4), Wade-Giles chi2, t'ung4)

Compounds[edit]


Min Nan[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(TLPA kiat (kiat4), jì (ji3))

References[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(cát, kiết)

Readings[edit]

References[edit]

  • Thiều Chửu : Hán Việt Tự Điển Hà Nội 1942
  • Trần Văn Chánh: Từ Điển Hán Việt NXB Trẻ, Ho Chi Minh Ville, 1999
  • Vũ Văn Kính: Đại Tự Điển Chữ Nôm , NXB Văn Nghệ, Ho Chi Minh Ville