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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 140 +11, 17 strokes, cangjie input 廿卜十十 (TYJJ), four-corner 44304)

  1. lotus, water lily
  2. paradise

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1052, character 16
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 31722
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1514, character 27
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3261, character 10
  • Unihan data for U+84EE

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(simplified , Jyutping lin4, Yale lin4)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

Readings[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana はす, romaji hasu) or (hiragana はちす, romaji hachisu)

  1. a lotus; a lotus root

Proper noun[edit]

(hiragana れん, romaji Ren)

  1. A male or female given name

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(ryeon>yeon) (hangeul [[>]], revised ryeon>yeon, McCune-Reischauer ryŏn>yŏn, Yale lyen>yen)


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(simplified , Pinyin lián (lian2), Wade-Giles lien2)

  1. lotus, water lily

Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(liên)