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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 13 +2, 4 strokes, cangjie input 大月 (KB), X大月 (XKB), four-corner 40227, composition𠂇)

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Chinese[edit]

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simp. and trad.

Etymology 1[edit]

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Verb[edit]

  1. (dialectal, chiefly Cantonese) to not have
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Usage notes[edit]

  • Originally from Cantonese, the meaning of this character is now passively understood by many Mandarin speakers.

Etymology 2[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

  1. (Min Nan, Hakka) empty, hollow, spongy, not sturdy
    [Min Nan]  ―  phàⁿ-chhâ [Pe̍h-ōe-jī]  ―  porous wood
  2. (Min Nan, Hakka) unreliable, undependable, casual
  3. (Min Nan) extravagant, generous
    [Min Nan]  ―  phàⁿ-chhiú [Pe̍h-ōe-jī]  ―  generous
  4. (Hakka) insufficient, lacking

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(mậu)

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