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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (water) + phonetic [1]

Han character[edit]

(radical 85 +6, 9 strokes, cangjie input 水廿手 (ETQ), four-corner 38151, composition)

  1. ocean, sea
  2. A (typically male) given name
  3. foreign, western, imported

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.yellowbridge.com/chinese/character-etymology.php?searchChinese=1&zi=%E6%B4%8B
  • KangXi: page 619, character 28
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 17363
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1014, character 19
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 1615, character 11
  • Unihan data for U+6D0B

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping joeng4, Yale yeung4)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

(hiragana ひろし, romaji Hiroshi)

  1. A male given name

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

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


Mandarin[edit]

Mandarin Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia cmn

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin yáng (yang2), Yáng (Yang2), Wade-Giles yang2, Yang2)

Compounds[edit]


Middle Chinese[edit]

Literary Chinese Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia lzh

Han character[edit]

(iɑng)


Min Nan[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(POJ iûⁿ)


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(dương)