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Translingual[edit]

shinjitai

simplified

traditional

Etymology[edit]

Japanese shinjitai Simplified from (𣴎); compare bottom of .

Right component is approximately 羊 + 水, but this is misleading. The composition is more similar to : there is a single vertical stroke (not two separate characters), and the bottom left component is drawn as two strokes, as in , not one stroke, as in the left side of 水.

Han character[edit]

(radical 75 +10, 14 strokes, cangjie input 木廿土水 (DTGE), X木廿土水 (XDTGE), composition𣴎)

  1. shape, form, pattern, style

References[edit]

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 546, character 25
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 15352
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: not present, would follow volume 2, page 1284, character 6
  • Unihan data for U+69D8

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. sir, madam (more respectful than Mr., Ms, Mrs., Miss)

Readings[edit]

See also[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Suffix[edit]

(hiragana さま, romaji -sama)

  1. Honorific suffix that is more respectful than さん. Gender-neutral.

Etymology 2[edit]

Combination of ちゃん (chan) with さま (sama).

Suffix[edit]

(hiragana ちゃま, romaji -chama)

  1. (childish) honorific suffix

Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin kǎn (kan3), yàng (yang4), Wade-Giles k'an3, yang4)

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