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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 116 +10, 15 strokes, cangjie input 十金廿土火 (JCTGF), four-corner 30331)

  1. kiln
  2. coal mine pit

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 867, character 11
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 25594
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1296, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2739, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+7AAF

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(simplified , Yale yiu4)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

  • 窯業 (ようぎょう, yōgyō) ceramics industry
  • 窯焼き (かまやき, kamayaki) firing in a kiln

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(yo) (hangeul , revised yo, McCune-Reischauer yo, Yale yo) meaning: kiwa kubnun kama


Mandarin[edit]

simpl.
trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(simplified , Pinyin yáo (yao2), Wade-Giles yao2)

Noun[edit]

(traditional, Pinyin yáo, simplified )

  1. (Intermediate Mandarin) kiln
  2. (Intermediate Mandarin) (coal) pit
  3. (Intermediate Mandarin) cave dwelling