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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
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Stroke order
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Etymology[edit]

Simplification of  + .

Han character[edit]

(radical 186 +0, 9 strokes, cangjie input 竹木日 (HDA), four-corner 20609, composition)

  1. fragrant, sweet smelling, incense

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1428, character 21
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 44518
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1955, character 2
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4423, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+9999

Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Jyutping hoeng1, Yale heung1)

Compounds[edit]


Hakka[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(POJ hiong, Guangdong hiong1, Hagfa Pinyim hiong1)

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana きょう, romaji kyō)

  1. (shogi) lance (abbreviation of 香車)

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(hyang) (hangeul , revised hyang, McCune-Reischauer hyang, Yale hyang)


Mandarin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(Pinyin xiāng (xiang1), (bi4), Wade-Giles hsiang1, pi4)

Compounds[edit]


Middle Chinese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(*xiɑng, xaŋ)


Min Nan[edit]

Han character[edit]

(POJ hiuⁿ (hiuⁿ1), hiang (hiang1), hiong (hiong1), phang (phang1))


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(hương, nhang)