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See also: 𐌎

Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
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Japanese stroke order
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Stroke order
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Japanese
stroke order
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Etymology[edit]

田 田 田 田
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Large seal script Small seal script

Pictographic representation of a field.

Han character[edit]

(radical 102 +0, 5 strokes, cangjie input 田 (W), four-corner 60400, composition)

  1. field, arable land, cultivated
  2. a Chinese surname

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 756, character 11
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 21723
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1167, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2524, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+7530

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping tin4, Yale tin4)


Hakka[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(POJ thîen, Guangdong t'ien2; t'en2 [Bao'an, Dongguan], Hagfa Pinyim tian2)

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 1 “Kyōiku” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

This character means rice paddy in Japanese. The Chinese word for rice paddy is 水田.

Noun[edit]

(hiragana , romaji ta)

  1. rice paddy

Compounds[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(jeon)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (revised: jeon, McCune-Reischauer: chŏn, Yale: cen)
  • Name (hangeul): ()

Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin tián (tian2), yāo (yao1), Wade-Giles t'ien2, yao1)

Noun[edit]

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin tián, measure word )

  1. field, farmland
    田地 farmland, 田野 field

Proper noun[edit]

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin tián)

  1. A surname​.

References[edit]

  • "" (in Mandarin/English), MDBG English to Chinese dictionary (based on CC-CEDICT). URL accessed on 2014-02-13.

Middle Chinese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(*dhen)


Min Nan[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(TLPA tiân (tian5), tshân (tshan5))

References[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(điền, ruộng)