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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
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Han character[edit]

(radical 109 +4, 9 strokes, cangjie input 火竹月山 (FHBU), four-corner 90602, composition)

  1. save, economize
  2. introspection, awareness
  3. province

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 802, character 5
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 23179
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1218, character 11
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2473, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+7701

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Yale saang2, sing2)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Prefix[edit]

(hiragana しょう, romaji shō-)

  1. saving, conservation

Suffix[edit]

(hiragana しょう, romaji -shō)

  1. ministry

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(seong, saeng) (hangeul [[, ]], revised seong, saeng, McCune-Reischauer sŏng, saeng, Yale seng, sayng)


Mandarin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin shěng
Zhuyin ㄕㄥˇ
IPA (key) /ʂɤŋ²¹⁴⁻²¹⁽⁴⁾/
Audio
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Noun[edit]

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin shěng)

  1. province

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin shěng (sheng3), Wade-Giles sheng3)


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(tỉnh, xển, xỉnh, xĩnh, tểnh, tễnh)