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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 85 +2, 5 strokes, cangjie input 水一弓 (EMN), four-corner 31120)

  1. sandbar, beach, bank, shore

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 604, character 2
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 17103
  • Dae Jaweon: page 997, character 11
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 1548, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+6C40

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Yale ting1)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

Readings[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compound of (mi, water) +‎ (kiwa, edge, brink, small thing). The final ki voices to gi due to rendaku (連濁).

Noun[edit]

(hiragana みぎわ, romaji migiwa)

  1. water's edge, shore

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

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


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin tīng (ting1), Wade-Giles t'ing1)


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(đinh, đênh, thinh)