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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 142 +4, 10 strokes, cangjie input 中戈卜大 (LIYK), four-corner 50140, composition)

  1. mosquito
  2. gnat

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1077, character 18
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 32849
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1546, character 15
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2840, character 8
  • Unihan data for U+868A

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping man1, man4, Yale man1, man4)

  1. dollar (Hong Kong or other); yuan
  2. mosquito

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  1. mosquito

Readings[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana , romaji ka)

  1. mosquito

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana かあ, romaji )

  1. mosquito
    • 794: Shin'yaku Kegonkyō Ongi Shiki (page 104)
      蚊蝄䖟蜺 [...] 上二字加安下二字阿牟
    • 1079: Konkōmyō Saishōōkyō Ongi (page 3 (back))
      加阿

References[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

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


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin wén (wen2), Wade-Giles wen2)

Compounds[edit]