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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 86 +6, 10 strokes, cangjie input 火田大 (FWK), composition)

  1. smoke, soot
  2. opium
  3. tobacco, cigarettes (corresponding regular character: 菸)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 671, character 4
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 19022
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1080, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2199, character 12
  • Unihan data for U+70DF

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(traditional , Yale yin1)

  1. (slang, informal) an ace in playing cards

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(yeon) (hangeul , revised yeon, McCune-Reischauer yŏn, Yale yen)


Mandarin[edit]

simpl.
trad.

Hanzi[edit]

(traditional , Pinyin yān (yan1), Wade-Giles yen1)

Noun[edit]

(simplified, Pinyin yān, traditional )

  1. smoke
  2. mist
  3. vapour
  4. tobacco
  5. cigarette
    Bǎ yān miè le.
    Put out that cigarette.
  6. opium
  7. soot

Synonyms[edit]

Verb[edit]

(simplified, Pinyin yān, traditional )

  1. to be irritated by smoke
    烟熏

Compounds[edit]