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U+54EA, 哪
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-54EA

[U+54E9]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+54EB]

Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
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Han character[edit]

(radical 30 +7, 10 strokes, cangjie input 口尸手中 (RSQL), four-corner 67027, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 190, character 18
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 3651
  • Dae Jaweon: page 410, character 2
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 623, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+54EA

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]


Note:
  • ná - vernacular;
  • nó͘ - literary.

Definitions[edit]

  1. which; what; how
    喜歡還是 [MSC, trad.]
    喜欢还是 [MSC, simp.]
    Nǐ gèng xǐhuān ge, zhè ge háishì nà ge? [Pinyin]
    Which do you prefer: this one or that one?
    國家 [MSC, trad.]
    国家 [MSC, simp.]
    Nǐ shì cóng ge guójiā lái de? [Pinyin]
    Which country are you from?
  2. any
    星期三以外可以 [MSC, trad.]
    星期三以外可以 [MSC, simp.]
    Chú xīngqīsān yǐwài, wǒ yī tiān dōu kěyǐ lái. [Pinyin]
    I can come any day except Wednesday.
  3. as an indefinite determiner
    害怕下來 [MSC, trad.]
    害怕下来 [MSC, simp.]
    Tā hàipà tiān tiān huì tā xiàlái. [Pinyin]
    He is afraid that one day the sky will fall down.
Synonyms[edit]
Dialectal synonyms of (“which”) [map]
Variety Location Words
Classical Chinese
Formal (Written Standard Chinese)
Mandarin Beijing
Taiwan
Cantonese Guangzhou
Hong Kong
Hong Kong (Weitou)
Taishan
Yangjiang
Hakka Miaoli (N. Sixian)
Liudui (S. Sixian)
Hsinchu (Hailu)
Dongshi (Dabu)
Zhuolan (Raoping)
Yunlin (Zhao'an)
Hong Kong
Min Nan Xiamen
Quanzhou
Zhangzhou
Taipei
Kaohsiung
Chaozhou

Compounds[edit]

See also[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]


Definitions[edit]

  1. Sentence-final particle, equivalent to (a).
Usage notes[edit]

Only used after words ending in -n.

Etymology 3[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]


Definitions[edit]

  1. Only used in 哪吒 (nézhā).

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(na) (hangeul , McCune-Reischauer na)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(, , na, nạ)

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