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

Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
想-bw.png
Stroke order
想-order.gif

Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): phonetic  + semantic  (heart, mind) – to think, to consider.

Han character[edit]

(radical 61 +9, 13 strokes, cangjie input 木山心 (DUP), four-corner 46330, composition)

  1. think, speculate, plan, consider

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 392, character 26
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 10858
  • Dae Jaweon: page 728, character 10
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2320, character 11
  • Unihan data for U+60F3

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping soeng2, Yale seung2)


Hakka[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(POJ síong (siong2), Hagfa Pinyim xiong3)

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanji)

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

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


Mandarin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin xiǎng (xiang3), Wade-Giles hsiang3)

  1. think (to conceive of something or someone)
  2. think (to plan, to be considering)
  3. think (to guess, to reckon)
  4. want (to wish for or desire)
  5. miss (to feel the absence of someone or something)

Compounds[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(tưởng)