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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (wood) + phonetic 

Han character[edit]

(radical 75 +6, 10 strokes, cangjie input 木弓一山 (DNMU), four-corner 47912)

  1. mast of ship

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 525, character 6
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 14759
  • Dae Jaweon: page 914, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1203, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+6845

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Yale wai4)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

Readings[edit]


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin kuāng (kuang1), wéi (wei2), Wade-Giles k'uang1, wei2)