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

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 40 +3, 6 strokes, cangjie input 十竹心 (JHP), four-corner 30714, composition)

  1. residence, dwelling, home
  2. grave

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 281, character 20
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 7064
  • Dae Jaweon: page 551, character 19
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 913, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+5B85

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping zaak6, Yale jaak6)

  1. This entry needs a definition. Please add one, then remove {{defn}}.

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 6 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. This entry needs a definition. Please add one, then remove {{defn}}.

Readings[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana たく, romaji taku)

  1. home
  2. husband

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(daek, taek) (hangeul , , revised daek, taek, McCune-Reischauer taek, t'aek)

  1. This entry needs a definition. Please add one, then remove {{defn}}.

Mandarin[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Etymology[edit]

"roof" + (phonetic)

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin zhái (zhai2), Wade-Giles chai2)

Adjective[edit]

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin zhái)

  1. (slang) describes someone who prefers to stay at home rather than go outside; a homebody

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin zhái)

  1. residence; house
    住宅

Middle Chinese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(*djhæk)

  1. This entry needs a definition. Please add one, then remove {{defn}}.

Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(trạch)

  1. This entry needs a definition. Please add one, then remove {{defn}}.