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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
問-order.gif
Stroke order
(alternative)
問-aorder.gif

Han character[edit]

(radical 30 +8, 11 strokes, cangjie input 日弓口 (ANR), four-corner 77607, composition)

  1. ask (about), inquire after

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 195, character 10
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 3814
  • Dae Jaweon: page 416, character 10
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4284, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+554F

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(simplified , Jyutping man6, Yale man6)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

  • 質問 (しつもん, shitsumon)
  • 疑問 (ぎもん, gimon)
  • 一問 (いちもん, ichimon)
  • 尋問 (じんもん, jinmon)
  • 喚問 (かんもん, kanmon)
  • 検問 (けんもん, kenmon)
  • 詰問 (きつもん, kitsumon)
  • 拷問 (ごうもん, gōmon)

Counter[edit]

(hiragana もん, romaji -mon)

  1. questions, problems

Noun[edit]

(hiragana とい, romaji toi)

  1. Alternative form of 問い.

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

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


Mandarin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(traditional , Pinyin wèn (wen4), Wade-Giles wen4)

Verb[edit]

(traditional, Pinyin wèn, simplified )

  1. To ask

Compounds[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(vấn, vắn, vắng, vẩn, vặn)