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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

A rainbow

(radical 142 +3, 9 strokes, cangjie input 中戈一 (LIM), four-corner 51110, composition)

  1. rainbow

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1076, character 40
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 32830
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1545, character 23
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2834, character 8
  • Unihan data for U+8679

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping hung4, Yale hung4)

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana にじ, romaji niji)

  1. rainbow
    どのような (そら)から (うつく)しい (にじ)
    dono yō na sora kara utsukushii niji!
    What a beautiful rainbow from the sky!

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(hong, gang)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul): ,  (revised: hong, gang, McCune-Reischauer: hong, kang, Yale: hong, kang)
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Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin hóng (hong2), Wade-Giles hung2)

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Middle Chinese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(gàng, gùng, hung)


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(hồng, vồng)

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