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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Han character[edit]

(radical 37 +2, 5 strokes, cangjie input 中月大 (LBK), four-corner 50030)

  1. centre
  2. conclude
  3. run out
  4. beg

Derived characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 249, character 5
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 5840
  • Dae Jaweon: page 508, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 524, character 6
  • Unihan data for U+592E

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping joeng1, Yale yeung1)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. centre, middle

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(ang) (hangeul , revised ang, McCune-Reischauer ang)


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin bèn (ben4), yāng (yang1), Wade-Giles pen4, yang1)

Compounds[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(ương)