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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 142 +6, 12 strokes, cangjie input 中戈一戈土 (LIMIG), four-corner 51114, composition)

  1. leech

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1083, character 1
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 33048
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1550, character 31
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2848, character 14
  • Unihan data for U+86ED

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

‎(Jyutping zat6, Yale jat6)

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Kanji in this term
ひる
Hyōgaiji
kun'yomi
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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana ひる, katakana ヒル, romaji hiru)

  1. leech

References[edit]

  1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(jil) (hangeul , revised jil, McCune-Reischauer chil, Yale cil)

  1. (거머리) leech

Compounds[edit]

See also[edit]

horse-leech
  • (마, ma)
  • (황, hwang)

Okinawan[edit]

Kanji[edit]

‎(hiragana びーる, romaji biiru)

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with mainland Japanese ‎(hiru).

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana びーる, romaji biiru)

  1. leech

Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

‎(Pinyin zhé (zhe2), zhì (zhi4), Wade-Giles che2, chih4)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(điệt)

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Readings[edit]

  • Nôm: chất, chấy, chí, điệt

References[edit]

  • Thiều Chửu : Hán Việt Tự Điển Hà Nội 1942
  • Trần Văn Chánh: Từ Điển Hán Việt NXB Trẻ, Ho Chi Minh Ville, 1999
  • Vũ Văn Kính: Đại Tự Điển Chữ Nôm , NXB Văn Nghệ, Ho Chi Minh Ville, 1999