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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
门-order.gif
simpl.
trad.

Etymology[edit]

Simplified from . Compare Japanese ryakuji for 門 (Japanese abbreviation kanji mon.png).

Han character[edit]

(radical 169 +0, 3 strokes, cangjie input 中尸 (LS))

  1. gate, door, entrance, opening

References[edit]


Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(traditional , Yale mun4)


Mandarin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(traditional , Pinyin mén (men2), Wade-Giles men2)

Noun[edit]

(Pinyin mén, traditional )

  1. gate, door, entrance, opening
  2. valve, switch
  3. way of doing something, knack
    门路 (門路)
  4. family
  5. (religious) sect, school of thought
    佛门 (佛門)
    摩门 (摩門)
  6. class, category
  7. classifier for large guns
  8. classifier for lessons, subjects, branches of technology, languages

Proper noun[edit]

(Pinyin mén, traditional )

  1. a Chinese surname

Compounds[edit]

References[edit]

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