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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 86 +10, 14 strokes, cangjie input 戈心火 (IPF), four-corner 21331, composition)

  1. a bear
  2. brilliant
  3. bright
  4. used as a surname

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 679, character 10
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 19294
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1090, character 32
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2227, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+718A

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping hung4, Yale hung4)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  1. bear

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana くま, katakana クマ, romaji kuma)

  1. bear (animal)
  2. (slang) bear, otter, a hairy man, especially one who is gay.

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(ung) (hangeul , revised ung, McCune-Reischauer ung, Yale wung)

  1. ( , gom ung): bear

Synonyms[edit]


Mandarin[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin xióng
Zhuyin ㄒㄩㄥˊ
IPA (key) /ɕi̯ʊŋ³⁵/
Audio
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Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin xióng (xiong2), Wade-Giles hsiung2)

  1. bear (mammal)

Noun[edit]

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin xióng)

  1. bear (mammal)

Compounds[edit]


Middle Chinese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(ɦüŋ)


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(hùng)