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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  + phonetic  – burn with fire 火.

Han character[edit]

(radical 86 +12, 16 strokes, cangjie input 火月大火 (FBKF), four-corner 93833)

  1. burn
  2. light fire, ignite

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 682, character 7
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 19394
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1094, character 6
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2235, character 11
  • Unihan data for U+71C3

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Yale yin6)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 5 “Kyōiku” kanji)

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

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


Mandarin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin qián (qian2), rán (ran2), xún (xun2), Wade-Giles ch'ien2, jan2, hsün2)

Compounds[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(nhiên, nhen)