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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (water) + phonetic 

Han character[edit]

(radical 85 +18, 21 strokes, cangjie input 水廿口土 (ETRG), four-corner 34114)

  1. pour
  2. water
  3. irrigate, flood

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 662, character 35
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 18759
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1071, character 30
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 1786, character 13
  • Unihan data for U+704C

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Yale gun3)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(gwan) (hangeul , revised gwan, McCune-Reischauer kwan, Yale kwan)


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin guàn (guan4), Wade-Giles kuan4)


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(quán)