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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 85 +3, 6 strokes, cangjie input 水一 (EM), four-corner 31110, composition)

  1. large river
  2. an abbreviation for Yangtze river
  3. used as a surname

Descendants[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 606, character 4
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 17140
  • Dae Jaweon: page 999, character 13
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 1551, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+6C5F

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping gong1, Yale gong1)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  1. creek
  2. bay

Readings[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana , romaji e)

  1. inlet
  2. bay

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(gang) (hangeul [[]], revised gang, McCune-Reischauer kang, Yale kang)


Mandarin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin jiāng (jiang1), Wade-Giles chiang1)

See also[edit]


Middle Chinese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(*gang)


Min Nan[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(POJ kang)


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(giang, giăng, nhăng, gianh)


Wu[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Shanghai) IPA(key): [kɔŋ]

Noun[edit]

  1. river