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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  (grass) +  (ear) – soft as the downy hair on an (animal’s) ear.

Han character[edit]

(radical 140 +6, 12 strokes, cangjie input 廿尸十 (TSJ), four-corner 44401, composition)

  1. soft, downy
  2. buds, sprouts

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1029, character 7
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 30918
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1488, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3200, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+8338

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping jung4, jung5, Yale yung4, yung5)


Hakka[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(POJ yûng, Guangdong jung2; zung2 [Hailu], Hagfa Pinyim yung2)

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana きのこ, katakana キノコ, romaji kinoko)

  1. a mushroom; a toadstool

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(yong) (hangeul [[]], revised yong, McCune-Reischauer yong, Yale yong)


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin róng (rong2), rǒng (rong3), Wade-Giles jung2, jung3)

Compounds[edit]


Middle Chinese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(njiong)


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(nhung)