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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Simplified from  ( → )

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (walk) + phonetic 

Han character[edit]

(radical 162 +4, 8 strokes, cangjie input 卜一一山 (YMMU))

  1. distant, remote, far
  2. profound

References[edit]


Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(traditional , Yale yun5)


Mandarin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(traditional , Pinyin yuǎn (yuan3), Wade-Giles yüan3)

Adjective[edit]

(simplified, Pinyin yuǎn, traditional )

  1. distant, remote, far
  2. profound

Verb[edit]

(simplified, Pinyin yuàn, traditional )

  1. (literary) to distance oneself from

Proper noun[edit]

(simplified, Pinyin yuàn, traditional )

  1. A surname​.

References[edit]

  • "" (in Mandarin/English), MDBG English to Chinese dictionary ( Based on CC-CEDICT ). URL accessed on 2014-02-22.