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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲):  +  (hand)

To hold a broom which is made of bamboo.

Han character[edit]

(radical 58 +8, 11 strokes, cangjie input 手十尸一 (QJSM), four-corner 55174, composition ⿱⿰)

  1. broomstick
  2. comet

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 362, character 16
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 9927
  • Dae Jaweon: page 680, character 31
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 961, character 10
  • Unihan data for U+5F57

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping seoi6, wai6, Yale seui6, wai6)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(hye, se) (hangeul [[, ]], revised hye, se, McCune-Reischauer hye, se, Yale hyey, sey)


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin huì (hui4), Wade-Giles hui4)


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(tuệ)