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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (fish) + phonetic 

Han character[edit]

(radical 195 +12, 23 strokes, cangjie input 弓火火木手 (NFFDQ), four-corner 29359, composition)

  1. fish scales

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1478, character 22
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 46502
  • Dae Jaweon: page 2010, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4715, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+9C57

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(simplified , Jyutping leon4, Yale leun4)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(rin, in) (hangeul , , revised rin, in, McCune-Reischauer rin, in, Yale lin, in)


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(simplified , Pinyin lín (lin2), shàn (shan4), Wade-Giles lin2, shan4)


Middle Chinese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(*lin)


Min Nan[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(TLPA lîn (lin5), lân (lan5))

References[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(lân)