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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
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Etymology[edit]

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  (water) +  (tongue) – a wet tongue. Ancient Chinese thought that a wet tongue was a sign of life. + (chisel; the sound "hwet").

Han character[edit]

(radical 85 +6, 9 strokes, cangjie input 水竹十口 (EHJR), four-corner 32164, composition)

  1. live, exist, survive
  2. lively

Synonyms[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 622, character 18
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 17423
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1018, character 16
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 1609, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+6D3B

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping wut6, Yale wut6)

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 2 “Kyōiku” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

  • 活人剣 (かつじんけん, katsujinken)
  • 活水 (かっすい, kassui)
  • 活動 (かつどう, katsudō)
  • 活発 (かっぱつ, kappatsu)
  • 活版 (かっぱんん, kappann)
  • 活仏 (かつぶつ, katsubutsu)
  • 活物 (かつぶつ, katsubutsu)
  • 活用 (かつよう, katsuyō)
  • 活力 (かつりょく, katsuryoku)
  • 活路 (かつろ, katsuro)
  • 活火山 (かっかざん, kakkazan)
  • 生活 (せいかつ, seikatsu)
  • 復活 (ふっかつ, fukkatsu)
  • 復活祭 (ふっかつさい, fukkatsusai)

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(hwal, gwal) (hangeul , , revised hwal, gwal, McCune-Reischauer hwal, kwal, Yale hwal, kwal)

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Mandarin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin huó (huo2), Wade-Giles huo2)

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Middle Chinese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(huɑt)

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Min Nan[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(TLPA hua̍t (huat8), ua̍h (uah8))

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References[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(hoạt, oặt, oạc)

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