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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
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simpl.
trad.

Etymology[edit]

Pictogram (象形): gate

Also Simplified from in some characters, such as .

Han character[edit]

(radical 169 +0, 8 strokes, cangjie input 日弓 (AN), four-corner 77777)

  1. gate, door, entrance, opening

Derived terms[edit]

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Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(simplified , Jyutping mun4, Yale mun4)


Hakka[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(POJ mûn, Guangdong mun2, Hagfa Pinyim mun2)

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Japanese[edit]

Ryakuji for 門. Compare derived ryakuji for and , and simplified .

Kanji[edit]

(grade 2 “Kyōiku” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana もん, romaji mon)

  1. gate

Noun[edit]

(hiragana かど, romaji kado)

  1. gate

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(mun)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (revised: mun, McCune-Reischauer: mun, Yale: mwun)
  • Name (hangeul):  (revised: mun, McCune-Reischauer: mun, Yale: mwun)
  1. gate, door, gateway, portal

Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(simplified , Pinyin mén (men2), yán (yan2), Wade-Giles men2, yen2)

Noun[edit]

(traditional, Pinyin mén, simplified )

  1. gate, door, entrance, opening
  2. valve, switch
  3. way of doing something, knack
    门路 (門路)
  4. family
  5. (religious) sect, school of thought
    佛门 (佛門)
    摩门 (摩門)
  6. class, category
  7. classifier for large guns
  8. classifier for lessons, subjects, branches of technology, languages

Proper noun[edit]

(traditional, Pinyin mén, simplified )

  1. a Chinese surname

References[edit]

  • "" (in Mandarin/English), MDBG English to Chinese dictionary ( Based on CC-CEDICT ). URL accessed on 2014-02-14.

Min Nan[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(TLPA bûn (bun5), mn̂g (mng5))

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(môn, món, mon, cao)