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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 163 +8, 11 strokes, cangjie input 女竹日戈中 (VHAIL))

  1. country
  2. rural
  3. village

References[edit]

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 1273, character 27
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 39498
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1772, character 16
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 3782, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+90F7

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping hoeng1, Yale heung1)

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 6 “Kyōiku” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

  • 郷里 (kyōri): one's old home
  • 郷土 (kyōdo): one's birthplace
  • 郷愁 (kyōshū): homesickness, nostalgia
  • 故郷 (kokyō): hometown, birthplace
  • 帰郷 (kikyō): homecoming
  • 愛郷心 (aikyōshin): love of one's hometown
  • 同郷人 (dōkyōjin): person from the same province

Noun[edit]

(hiragana きょう, romaji kyō)

  1. hometown

(hiragana さと, romaji sato)

  1. village

(hiragana ごう, romaji )

  1. country home, village, countryside

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

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


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin xiāng (xiang1), Wade-Giles hsiang1)