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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Han character[edit]

(radical 94 +8, 11 strokes, cangjie input 大竹弓木廿 (KHNDT), four-corner 47217, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 713, character 26
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 20498
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1125, character 19
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1354, character 22
  • Unihan data for U+731B

Chinese[edit]

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simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


Adjective[edit]

  1. ferocious; fierce; violent; powerful; vigorous
    [MSC, trad.]
    [MSC, simp.]
    Fēng chuī de hěn měng. [Pinyin]
    The wind is blowing very hard.
  2. violent, savage
    猛獸猛兽
  3. bold
    勇猛
  4. (slang) awesome

Adverb[edit]

  1. suddenly; quickly
  2. (Cantonese) continuously, vigourously, persistently, insistently
    打機記得食飯 [Cantonese, trad.]
    打机记得食饭 [Cantonese, simp.]
    Keoi5 maang5 daa2 gei1 , dou1 m4 gei3 dak1 jiu3 sik6 faan6 . [Jyutping]
    He gamed as if there were no tomorrow, such that he even forgot to eat.
    女仔明明唔係 [Cantonese, trad.]
    女仔明明唔系 [Cantonese, simp.]
    From: Samuei Hui, 十個女仔
    sap6 go3 neoi5 zai2 , gau2 go3 waa6 mai5 , ming4 ming4 hai6 zai3 , maang5 waa6 m4 hai6 [Jyutping]
    please add this translation if you can

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

‎(hiragana たけし, romaji Takeshi)

  1. A male given name

‎(hiragana たける, romaji Takeru)

  1. A male given name

Compounds[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(maeng) (hangeul , revised maeng, McCune-Reischauer maeng, Yale mayng)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(mãnh, mạnh)

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