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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
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Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲):  +  (insects)

Ancient Chinese thought insects appear with wind. (Insects refer to any kind of animal, such as tigers (大蟲).

The stroke inside the enclosure has merged with the 虫, so compound is graphically  + ; compare similar development in (from ).

Han character[edit]

(radical 182 +0, 9 strokes, cangjie input 竹弓竹中戈 (HNHLI), 竹弓一中戈 (HNMLI), four-corner 77210)

  1. wind
  2. air, atmosphere
  3. manners
  4. a surname

Derived characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1411, character 1
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 43756
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1930, character 20
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4480, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+98A8

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(simplified , Jyutping fung1, Yale fung1)


Hakka[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(POJ fung, Guangdong fung1; fung1, fung3 [Hailu, Siyan], Hagfa Pinyim fung1)

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 2 “Kyōiku” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana かぜ, romaji kaze)

  1. a movement of air; a wind
  2. airs

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(pung)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul): [[]] (revised: pung, McCune-Reischauer: p'ung, Yale: phung)

Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(simplified , Pinyin fēng (feng1), Wade-Giles feng1)

Compounds[edit]


Min Nan[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(POJ hong (hong1))

Compounds[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(phong)