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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  (small) +  (bird) – a small bird, a sparrow.

Han character[edit]

(radical 172 +3, 11 strokes, cangjie input 火人土 (FOG), four-corner 90214, composition)

  1. sparrow

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1364, character 20
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 41954
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1868, character 11
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 4091, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+96C0

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping zeok3, Yale jeuk3)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

  1. sparrow

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana すずめ, katakana スズメ, romaji suzume)

  1. a sparrow

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(jak) (hangeul [[]], revised jak, McCune-Reischauer chak, Yale cak)


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin què (que4), Wade-Giles ch'üeh4)

Compounds[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(tước)