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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
羊-bw.png
Stroke order
羊-order.gif

Etymology[edit]

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

Pictogram (象形) Picture of a sheep head.

Han character[edit]

(radical 123 +0, 6 strokes, cangjie input 廿手 (TQ), four-corner 80501)

  1. sheep, goat
  2. KangXi radical 123

Derived characters[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 950, character 38
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 28425
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1393, character 8
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3125, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+7F8A

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping joeng4, Yale yeung4)


Hakka[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(POJ yông, Guangdong jong2; zong2 [Hailu], Hagfa Pinyim yong2)

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana ひつじ, katakana ヒツジ, romaji hitsuji)

  1. sheep

Kanji[edit]

(grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanji)

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(yang)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (revised: yang, McCune-Reischauer: yang, Yale: yang)
  • Name (hangeul): ()

Mandarin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin yáng (yang2), Wade-Giles yang2)

Noun[edit]

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin yáng)

  1. sheep, goat, antelope

Proper noun[edit]

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin yáng)

  1. A surname​.

Compounds[edit]


Middle Chinese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(iɑng)


Min Nan[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(TLPA iông (iong5), iûnn (iunn5))

References[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(dương)