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

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 140 +8, 14 strokes, cangjie input 廿土金水 (TGCE), four-corner 44407)

  1. water caltrops, water chestnut

References[edit]


Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Yale ling4)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

  1. diamond (shape), rhombus

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

water caltrop seeds in diamond shape (마름모, 菱形)

Hanja[edit]

(reung>neung) (hangeul [[>]], revised reung>neung, McCune-Reischauer rŭng>nŭng, Yale lung>nung)

  1. (마름): water caltrop, cf. water chestnut.

Usage notes[edit]


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin líng (ling2), Wade-Giles ling2)


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(lăng, năng, trăng)