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Translingual[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  +  (form closer to ).

Han character[edit]

(radical 40 +5, 8 strokes, cangjie input 十一卜人 (JMYO), four-corner 30801, composition)

  1. decide, settle, fix

Derived characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 283, character 18
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 7109
  • Dae Jaweon: page 559, character 2
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 918, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+5B9A

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping deng6, ding6, Yale deng6, ding6)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(jeong) (hangeul , revised jeong, McCune-Reischauer chŏng)


Mandarin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin dìng (ding4), Wade-Giles ting4)

Compounds[edit]


Middle Chinese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(*dhèng)


Min Nan[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(POJ tēng (teng7), tiāⁿ (tiaⁿ7))


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(định)