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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 7 +5, 7 strokes, cangjie input 一中中一 (MLLM), X一中中一 (XMLLM))

  1. Asia
  2. second

References[edit]

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 87, character 11
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 272
  • Dae Jaweon: page 183, character 19
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 21, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+4E9C

Japanese[edit]

shinjitai

simplified

traditional

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  1. Abbreviation of 亜細亜 (Asia).
  2. rank next
  3. come after
  4. (chemistry) -ous suffix
  5. sub- prefix

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

References[edit]

  • New Nelson: 81
  • Halpern: 3540
  • Halpern Learners: 2204
  • Heisig: 1809
  • Tuttle Kanji Dictionary: 0a7.14
  1. Source: EDICT and KANJIDIC files licensed by the Electronic Dictionaries Research Group.

Usage notes[edit]

  • 新字体 (shinjitai) new form character
  • Also used phonetically for あ (a)
  • 亜 is put before a word in the sense of the -ous suffix.

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(a) (hangeul , revised a, McCune-Reischauer a)


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin (ya4), zhāi (zhai1), (zi1), Wade-Giles ya4, chai1, tzu1)


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(á)