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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Pictogram (象形): rotation

Han character[edit]

(radical 31 +3, 6 strokes, cangjie input 田口 (WR), four-corner 60600, composition)

  1. Hui people, one of 56 ethnic groups in People's Republic of China
  2. return, turn around
  3. a time

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 216, character 26
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 4690
  • Dae Jaweon: page 422, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 712, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+56DE

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping wui4, Yale wui4)

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 2 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. turn

Readings[edit]

See also[edit]

  • (this is the older spelling of at least some senses or homonyms)

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Counter[edit]

(hiragana まわり, romaji -mawari)

  1. a turn, times around something

Etymology 2[edit]

Counter[edit]

(hiragana かい, romaji -kai)

  1. occurrences
  2. innings in baseball, games, rounds

Noun[edit]

(hiragana かい, romaji kai)

  1. time, occasion
  2. turn, round
  3. (baseball, softball) inning

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

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

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Mandarin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin huí (hui2))

  1. [literary] chapter
  2. Hui (ethnic group, language)

Middle Chinese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(*huəi)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(hồi, hòi)

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