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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
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Stroke order
夕-order.gif

Etymology[edit]

夕 夕 夕 夕
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Large seal script Small seal script

Pictogram (象形) Picture of the moon crescent.

References[edit]

  • Richard Sears, "" (in English/Mandarin), Chinese Etymology. URL accessed on 2014-02-24.

Han character[edit]

(radical 36 +0, 3 strokes, cangjie input 弓戈 (NI), four-corner 27200)

  1. evening, night, dusk
  2. slanted

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 246, character 1
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 5749
  • Dae Jaweon: page 487, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 859, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+5915

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Yale jik6)


Hakka[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(POJ sip, Guangdong sip8; sit8 [Dongguan], Hagfa Pinyim qid6)

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 1 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. evening

Readings[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana ゆう, historical hiragana ゆふ, romaji )

  1. evening

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(seok, sa)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul): [[, ]] (revised: seok, sa, McCune-Reischauer: sŏk, sa, Yale: sek, sa)
  • Name (hangeul): [[저녁석]] (Yale: cenyeksek)

Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin (xi1), Wade-Giles hsi1)

Noun[edit]

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin )

  1. night, evening, dusk

Compounds[edit]

References[edit]

  • "" (in Mandarin/English), MDBG English to Chinese dictionary ( Based on CC-CEDICT ). URL accessed on 2014-03-10.

Min Nan[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(POJ se̍k (sek8), sia̍h (siah8), Guangdong siak8, sia8)

References[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(tịch)