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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  + phonetic 

Han character[edit]

(radical 31 +10, 13 strokes, cangjie input 田口月金 (WRBC), four-corner 60806, composition)

  1. circle
  2. round, circular
  3. complete

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 220, character 9
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 4819
  • Dae Jaweon: page 451, character 14
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 724, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+5713

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(simplified , Jyutping jyun4, Yale yun4)


Japanese[edit]

shinjitai

simplified

traditional

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for nameskyūjitai kanji, shinjitai form )

  1. round; circle
  2. yen

Readings[edit]

Noun[edit]

(kyūjitai kanji, shinjitai kanji , hiragana えん, romaji en)

  1. yen
  2. circle

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(won)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (revised: won, McCune-Reischauer: wŏn)
  • Name (hangeul): 둥글()

Mandarin[edit]

simpl.
trad.

Hanzi[edit]

(simplified , Pinyin yuán (yuan2), Wade-Giles yüan2)

Verb[edit]

(traditional, Pinyin yuán, simplified )

  1. (Beginning Mandarin) to be circular

Middle Chinese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(*hyuɛn)


Min Nan[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(POJ ôan (oan5), gôan (goan5))


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(viên, vin)