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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): phonetic  (skewer) + semantic  (heart) – pain in the heart. Note the use of (skewer), suggesting the heart being pierced with suffering.

Han character[edit]

(radical 61 +7, 11 strokes, cangjie input 中中心 (LLP), four-corner 50336)

  1. suffer, worry about
  2. suffering

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 388, character 16
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 10691
  • Dae Jaweon: page 721, character 8
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2300, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+60A3

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Yale waan6)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(hwan) (hangeul , revised hwan, McCune-Reischauer hwan, Yale hwan)


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

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

Compounds[edit]


Min Nan[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(POJ hōan (hoan7))


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(hoạn)