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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 184 +6, 15 strokes, cangjie input 人戈尸十 (OISJ), four-corner 81740, composition)

  1. bait
  2. to bait, entice
  3. dumplings

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1419, character 30
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 44146
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1944, character 2
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4449, character 13
  • Unihan data for U+990C

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(simplified , Jyutping nei6, Yale nei6)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana えさ, romaji esa)

  1. animal food; feed
     (いぬ)毎日 (まいにち) (えさ) ()げて (くだ)さい。
    inu ni mainichi esa o agete kudasai.
    Please feed the dog every day.
  2. bait

Derived terms[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

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


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(simplified , Pinyin ěr (er3), Wade-Giles erh3)


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(nhị, nhĩ)