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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 30 +8, 11 strokes, cangjie input 口山一口 (RUMR), composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 196, character 26
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: not present, would follow volume 1, page 641, character 8
  • Unihan data for U+5571

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Etymology[edit]

Possibly from Zhuang ngamq ‎(just, only). Alternatively, some postulate that this is derived from (am1, “to know; familiar with”).

Pronunciation[edit]


Definitions[edit]

(Cantonese)

  1. correct, right
  2. to fit; to be appropriate, suitable
  3. just now, a moment ago
    啱啱 [Cantonese]  ―  ngaam1 ngaam1 [Jyutping]  ―  just now; just
  4. by chance, coincidentally

Compounds[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(nhàm)

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