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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 44 +2, 5 strokes, cangjie input 尸心 (SP), four-corner 77211, composition)

  1. Buddhist nun
  2. transliteration for "ni" (e.g. 尼日尔)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 300, character 3
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 7635
  • Dae Jaweon: page 596, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 965, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+5C3C

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping nei4, Yale nei4)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana あま, romaji ama)

  1. nun

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(ni, i) (hangeul , , revised ni, i, McCune-Reischauer ni, i)


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin (ni2), Wade-Giles ni2)

Compounds[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(ni, này, , nơi, nầy, )