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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 142 +7, 13 strokes, cangjie input 中戈竹手戈 (LIHQI), four-corner 53150, composition)

  1. moth

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1083, character 31
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 33082
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1551, character 18
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2856, character 6
  • Unihan data for U+86FE

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping ngai5, ngo4, Yale ngo4)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana , romaji ga)

  1. a moth

See also[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

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

  1. {나방) moth, cf. butterfly (나비, nabi)

Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin é (e2), (yi3), Wade-Giles o2)

  1. moth

Middle Chinese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(*ngɑ)


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(ngài, nga)