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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
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Stroke order
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Etymology[edit]

Simplified from , see there for more.

Han character[edit]

(radical 39 +5, 8 strokes, cangjie input 火月弓木 (FBND))

  1. learning, knowledge
  2. school

References[edit]

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 279, character 12
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 6974
  • Dae Jaweon: page 548, character 6
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1014, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+5B66

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(traditional , Jyutping hok6, Yale hok6)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 1 “Kyōiku” kanjishinjitai kanji, kyūjitai form )

  1. education, study, learn
  2. school
  3. science

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana がく, romaji gaku)

  1. scholarship; learning; knowledge

Proper noun[edit]

(hiragana さとる, romaji Satoru)

  1. A male given name

(hiragana まなぶ, romaji Manabu)

  1. A male given name

(hiragana まこと, romaji Makoto)

  1. A male given name

Suffix[edit]

(hiragana がく, romaji -gaku)

  1. the study of; -logy; -ology

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(hak)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (revised: hak, McCune-Reischauer: hak)
  • Name (hangeul): 배울()

Mandarin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(traditional , Pinyin xué (xue2), Wade-Giles hsüeh2)

Verb[edit]

(simplified, Pinyin xué)

  1. to study, to learn
  2. to imitate, to copy

Synonyms[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(học)