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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
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Han character[edit]

(radical 60 +6, 9 strokes, cangjie input 竹人日女 (HOAV), four-corner 27232, composition)

  1. very, quite, much

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 366, character 13
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 10093
  • Dae Jaweon: page 687, character 7
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 822, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+5F88

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Yale han2)


Hakka[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(POJ hén (hen2), Guangdong k'en3, hen2 [Meixian], hen3, han2 [Hailu, Siyan], han5 [Bao'an, Dongguan, Hong Kong], hen3 [Kwangtung], Hagfa Pinyim hen3)

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(heun) (hangeul , revised heun, McCune-Reischauer hŭn, Yale hun)


Mandarin[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin hěn
Zhuyin ㄏㄣˇ
IPA (key) /xən²¹⁴⁻²¹⁽⁴⁾/
Audio
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Adverb[edit]

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin hěn)

  1. very, rather, quite
    我很饿。 wǒ hěn è.
    I am very hungry.

Compounds[edit]


Min Nan[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(TLPA hún (hun2), Guangdong hun3)

References[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(ngận, hẩn)