Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
See also: , , , , and

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 138 +1, 7 strokes, cangjie input 戈日女 (IAV), four-corner 30732, composition)

  1. good, virtuous, respectable

Derived characters[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1013, character 23
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 30597
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1472, character 16
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3170, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+826F

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping loeng4, Yale leung4)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

  • 良い (yoi, ii): good, beneficial
  • 良さ (yosa): merit, virtue
  • 良く (yoku): well, much
  • 良好 (ryōkō): good, fine
  • 良質 (ryōshitsu): good quality
  • 良否 (ryōhi): quality
  • 良心 (ryōshin): conscience
  • 良識 (ryōshiki): good sense

Noun[edit]

(hiragana りょう, romaji ryō)

  1. (school mark) good, B
    数学 (すうがく)成績 (せいせき) (りょう)だった
    sūgaku no seiseki wa ryō datta
    I got a B in math

Proper noun[edit]

(hiragana りょう, romaji Ryō)

  1. A male given name

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(ryang, yang)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul): [[, ]] (revised: ryang, yang, McCune-Reischauer: ryang, yang, Yale: lyang, yang)
  • Name (hangeul): [[어질]] (revised: eojil, McCune-Reischauer: ŏjil)

Mandarin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin liáng (liang2), liǎng (liang3), Wade-Giles liang2, liang3)


Min Nan[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(TLPA liông (liong5))

References[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(lương)