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Translingual[edit]

Japanese stroke order
禾-jbw.png
Stroke order
禾-order.gif

Etymology[edit]

禾 禾 禾 禾
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Large seal script Small seal script

Pictogram (象形) Picture of a plant stalk. The stalk is more recognizable in older form.

Han character[edit]

(radical 115 +0, 5 strokes, cangjie input 竹木 (HD), four-corner 20904, composition丿)

  1. grain still on stalk
  2. rice plant

Related characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 848, character 18
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 24906
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1270, character 11
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2588, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+79BE

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping wo4, Yale wo4)


Hakka[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(POJ , Guangdong wo2; vo2 [Meixian, Kwangtung], Hagfa Pinyim vo2, vo4)

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(hwa) (hangeul , revised hwa, McCune-Reischauer hwa, Yale hwa)


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin (he2), Wade-Giles ho2)

Noun[edit]

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin )

  1. grain, cereal

Compounds[edit]


Middle Chinese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(huɑ)


Min Nan[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(TLPA hô (ho5))

References[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(hòa)