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

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 142 +12, 18 strokes, cangjie input 中戈廿中金 (LITLC), four-corner 54186)

  1. leech

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1097, character 15
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 33600
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1561, character 37
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2883, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+87E5

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping wong4, Yale wong4)


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(hwang) (hangeul , revised hwang)

  1. (거머리) horse-leech (Haemopis sanguisuga)

Synonyms[edit]

  • (마, ma)
  • (황, hwang)
  • 螞蟥 (마황, mahwang)
  • 馬蛭 (마질, majil) lit. horse leech

Compounds[edit]

Related terms[edit]


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin huáng (huang2), Wade-Giles huang2)

Compounds[edit]