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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 52 +1, 4 strokes, cangjie input 女戈尸 (VIS), X女戈尸 (XVIS), four-corner 27720, composition𠃌)

  1. illusion, fantasy, mirage
  2. mystical, mysterious

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 341, character 13
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 9190
  • Dae Jaweon: page 650, character 7
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1093, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+5E7B

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping waan6, Yale waan6)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  1. phantasm; vision; dream; illusion; apparition

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably from Old Japanese; used in The Tale of Genji, completed in 1021.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana まぼろし, romaji maboroshi)

  1. an illusion, a phantom, a dream, a vision

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(hwan) (hangeul [[]], revised hwan, McCune-Reischauer hwan)


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin huàn (huan4), Wade-Giles huan4)

Compounds[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(ảo, hoẻn, huyễn)