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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
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Han character[edit]

(radical 99 +0, 5 strokes, cangjie input 廿一 (TM), four-corner 44770)

  1. sweetness
  2. sweet, tasty
  3. accepting of something (e.g. an outcome, a situation)
  4. a surname

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 753, character 19
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 21643
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1161, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2413, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+7518

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Yale gam1)


Hakka[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(POJ kam, Guangdong kam1, Hagfa Pinyim gam1)

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(gam) (hangeul , revised gam, McCune-Reischauer kam, Yale kam)


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin gān (gan1), Wade-Giles kan1)

Adjective[edit]

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin gān)

  1. sweet
    甘甜 sweet, 甘蔗 sugar cane

Adverb[edit]

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin gān)

  1. willingly
    甘心 to be willing to, 甘愿 willingly

Proper noun[edit]

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin gān)

  1. A surname​.
  2. abbreviation for Gansu Province 甘肃省 (甘肅省)

Compounds[edit]

References[edit]

  • "" (in Mandarin/English), MDBG English to Chinese dictionary ( Based on CC-CEDICT ). URL accessed on 2014-03-16.

Middle Chinese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(*gɑm)


Min Nan[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(TLPA kam (kam1))

References[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(cam)