Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 30 +8, 11 strokes, cangjie input 口十弓山 (RJNU), composition)

  1. (archaic version of ) belch
  2. vomit
  3. (Dialect) exclamatory particle

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

Readings[edit]


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin (ye4), (wa1), Wade-Giles yeh4, wa1)

Usage notes[edit]

The (ye4) reading is only used with the "belch" and "vomit" definitions. The (wa1) reading is only used with the "exclamatory particle" definition.

References[edit]


Wu[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

IPA: ue

  1. emphasizing particle