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U+5649, 噉
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5649

[U+5648]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+564A]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 30 +12, 15 strokes, cangjie input 口一十大 (RMJK), four-corner 68040, composition)

  1. bite, chew
  2. eat

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 208, character 19
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 4299
  • Dae Jaweon: page 431, character 14
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 679, character 10
  • Unihan data for U+5649

Chinese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see .
(This character, , is a variant form of .)

Etymology 2[edit]

simp. and trad.
alt. forms

Pronunciation[edit]

Particle[edit]

  1. (Cantonese) attached to form adverbs
    慢慢 [Guangzhou Cantonese]  ―  Keoi5 maan6 maan6-2 gam2 haang4. [Jyutping]  ―  He walks slowly.
Synonyms[edit]
  • (Mandarin) (de)

Pronoun[edit]

  1. (Cantonese) this
    [Guangzhou Cantonese]  ―  Gam2 m4 dak1 gaa3! [Jyutping]  ―  This will not work!

Adjective[edit]

  1. (Cantonese) this; like this
    [Guangzhou Cantonese, trad.]
    [Guangzhou Cantonese, simp.]
    Keoi5 hai6 jat1 go3 gam2 ge3 jan4. [Jyutping]
    He is this kind of person.
    [Cantonese]  ―  Gam2 zau6 jyun4 zo2 laa1! [Jyutping]  ―  Is that all!? / It's over just like that?

Adverb[edit]

  1. (Cantonese) in such a way
    朱古力 [Guangzhou Cantonese, trad.]
    朱古力 [Guangzhou Cantonese, simp.]
    zoeng1 zyu1 gu2-1 lik6-1 dong3 faan6 gam2 sik6 [Jyutping]
    to eat chocolate as if it was a meal

Conjunction[edit]

  1. (Cantonese) in that case; then
    返去 [Guangzhou Cantonese, trad. and simp.]
    Gam2 ngo5 faan1 heoi3 sin1 laa1. [Jyutping]
    I'll be leaving first then.
Synonyms[edit]
  • (Mandarin) ()

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. bite
  2. chew

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(dam) (hangeul , revised dam, McCune-Reischauer tam)

  1. to eat
  2. to feed

Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(đạm, dám, hám, ngoảm)

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References[edit]