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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 38 +9, 12 strokes, cangjie input 女廿一木 (VTMD), four-corner 44494, composition)

  1. go-between, matchmaker
  2. medium

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 266, character 37
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 6498
  • Dae Jaweon: page 533, character 38
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1063, character 13
  • Unihan data for U+5A92

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping mui4, Yale mui4)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

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


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin méi (mei2), Wade-Giles mei2)


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(môi, mối, mồi, mụ, mai)