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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  (son) +  (continue)

Han character[edit]

(radical 39 +7, 10 strokes, cangjie input 弓木竹女火 (NDHVF), four-corner 12493, composition)

  1. grandchild, descendent
  2. a surname, used third on the Baijiaxing

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 279, character 23
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 6987
  • Dae Jaweon: page 548, character 19
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1016, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+5B6B

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(simplified , Jyutping syun1, Yale syun1)


Japanese[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana むまご, romaji mumago)

  1. a grandchild

Etymology 1[edit]

mumago → umago.

Noun[edit]

(hiragana うまご, romaji umago)

  1. a grandchild

Etymology 2[edit]

umago → mago.

Noun[edit]

(hiragana まご, romaji mago)

  1. a grandchild

Kanji[edit]

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

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


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(simplified , Pinyin sūn (sun1), Sūn (Sun1), Wade-Giles sun1, Sun1)


Middle Chinese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(*suən, son)


Min Nan[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(POJ sun (sun1))

Descendants[edit]

  • (Hokkien dialect) Tagalog: Suan

Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]