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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  + phonetic 

Han character[edit]

(radical 85 +2, 5 strokes, cangjie input 水尸山 (ESU), four-corner 37112, composition)

  1. overflow, flood, inundate

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 603, character 14
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 17101
  • Dae Jaweon: page 997, character 9
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 1549, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+6C3E

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping faan3, Yale faan3)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. spread out
  2. wide

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

References[edit]

  • New Nelson: 3033
  • Halpern: not listed
  • Halpern Learners: not listed
  • Heisig: 2301
  • Tuttle Kanji Dictionary: 3a2.3
  1. Source: EDICT and KANJIDIC files licensed by the Electronic Dictionaries Research Group.

Usage notes[edit]

氾 is included in a planned expansion of the general use Jōyō kanji by the Japanese government.


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(beom) (hangeul , revised beom, McCune-Reischauer pŏm, Yale pem)


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin fán (fan2), fàn (fan4), fěng (feng3), Wade-Giles fan2, fan4, feng3)


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(phiếm)