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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
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Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲):  (eye) + 

Han character[edit]

(radical 138 +0, 6 strokes, cangjie input 日女 (AV), four-corner 77732)

  1. seventh of eight Ba gua trigrams
  2. 52nd hexagram of the I Ching

Derived terms[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1013, character 22
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 30596
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1472, character 15
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3170, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+826E

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping gan3, Yale gan3)


Hakka[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(POJ kèn, Guangdong ken5 [Meixian, Kwangtung, Bao'an], kien5 [Hailu, Siyan], Hagfa Pinyim gen4, gian4)

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(gan) (hangeul , revised gan, McCune-Reischauer kan, Yale kan)


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin gèn (gen4), Wade-Giles ken4)

Adjective[edit]

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin gěn)

  1. (dialect) blunt
    这人真。zhè rén zhēn gěn.
    That fellow is really blunt.
  2. (dialect) tough, chewy

Noun[edit]

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin gèn)

  1. one of the Eight Trigrams 八卦, symbolizing mountain ()

References[edit]

  • "" (in Mandarin/English), MDBG English to Chinese dictionary ( Based on CC-CEDICT ). URL accessed on 2014-02-14.

Min Nan[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(TLPA kùn (kun3), Guangdong gun5)

References[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(cấn, cản, ngắn, ngăn, ngấn, ngẩn, ngổn, ngần)