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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  + phonetic 

Han character[edit]

(radical 124 +12 in Chinese, 羽+11 in Japanese, in Chinese 18 strokes, in Japanese 17 strokes, cangjie input 尸一田廿金 (SMWTC), four-corner 17801, composition)

  1. wings
  2. fins on fish
  3. shelter

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 959, character 34
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 28801
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1406, character 5
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3356, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+7FFC

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Yale yik6)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana つばさ, romaji tsubasa)

  1. wing (e.g. of a bird)

Proper noun[edit]

(hiragana つばさ, romaji Tsubasa)

  1. A male given name

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

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


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin (yi4), Wade-Giles i4)

Compounds[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(dực, dức)