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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(fish) +  – a kind of fish. A Japanese kokuji coined in the Nara period.

Han character[edit]

(radical 195 +10, 21 strokes, cangjie input 弓火弓一一 (NFNMM), composition)

  1. sardine

References[edit]

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 1476, character 25
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 46413
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4708, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+9C2F

Japanese[edit]

鰯(iwashi)

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

  1. sardine

Readings[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana いわし, romaji iwashi)

  1. a sardine (a fish)

Derived terms[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(yak) (hangeul [[]], revised yak, McCune-Reischauer yak, Yale yak)


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin ruò (ruo4), Wade-Giles jo4)