八角

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Chinese[edit]

eight
 
horn; angle; role
horn; angle; role; actor; contend; horn-shaped; Chinese musical note
trad. (八角)
simp. #(八角)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

八角

  1. octagon
  2. star anise (Illicium verum)

Synonyms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

八角

  1. octagonal

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Sino-Xenic (八角):
  • Japanese: 八角(はっかく) (hakkaku)
  • Korean: 팔각 (八角, palgak)
  • Vietnamese: bát giác (八角)

Others:


Japanese[edit]

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Kanji in this term
はつ > はっ
Grade: 1
かく
Grade: 2
on’yomi

Etymology[edit]

From ("eight") + ("horn," "angle," "corner," "point") = "octagon"

Noun[edit]

八角(はっかく) (hakkaku

  1. (geometry) octagon
  2. (spice) star anise

Proper noun[edit]

八角(はっかく) (Hakkaku

  1. A surname​.

Vietnamese[edit]

Hán tự in this term

Noun[edit]

八角

  1. Hán tự form of bát giác (octagon).