Talk:円

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Etymology[edit]

I'm almost certain the etymology listed here is merely a folk-etymology. Chinese and Japanese are both rife with them. --—This comment was unsigned.

You're referring to the "bank teller's cage" etymology? It doesn't sound very plausible. Is it possible it comes from + ? 71.66.97.228 08:26, 23 October 2011 (UTC)
popular mnemonic but false etymology - Henshall, 1998 —This unsigned comment was added by 217.43.26.19 (talk) at 09:34, June 8, 2013 (UTC)‎.
Moved from entry, where it didn't belong. Chuck Entz (talk) 16:22, 8 June 2013 (UTC)

Mandarin and Korean[edit]

Why aren't Mandarin and Korean readings listed? They are given at the Unihan database. 71.66.97.228 00:26, 24 December 2010 (UTC)