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Translingual[edit]

Character 案

Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  + phonetic .

Han character[edit]

(radical 75 +6, 10 strokes, cangjie input 十女木 (JVD), four-corner 30904)

  1. table, bench
  2. legal case

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 525, character 9
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 14762
  • Dae Jaweon: page 914, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1207, character 8
  • Unihan data for U+6848

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping ngon3, on3, Yale ngon3, on3)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana あん, romaji an)

  1. plan

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(an) (hangeul , revised an, McCune-Reischauer an, Yale an)


Mandarin[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin àn (an4), Wade-Giles an4)

Noun[edit]

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin àn)

  1. (Advanced Mandarin) table; desk
  2. (Advanced Mandarin) law case; case
  3. (Advanced Mandarin) record; file
  4. (Advanced Mandarin) a plan submitted for consideration; a proposal

Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(Án)