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TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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Stroke order
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EtymologyEdit

A simplification of the Buddhist symbol introduced when Buddhism came to China. was given the same pronunciation as meaning 萬 (many virtues); so, came to be used as a simplified form of . 万 is simply a scribal form (script) of . The meaning ten thousand for 万 is a borrowing.

Han characterEdit

(radical 1 +2, 3 strokes, cangjie input 一尸 (MS), four-corner 10227)

  1. myriad: ten thousand
  2. myriad: innumerable
  3. letter in Zhuyin fuhao alphabet, representing /vo/ or /v/.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 76, character 3
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 10
  • Dae Jaweon: page 137, character 7
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 9, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+4E07

ChineseEdit

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PronunciationEdit


DefinitionsEdit

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AdverbEdit

  1. absolutely
  2. by all means

NumeralEdit

  1. ten thousand
  2. a very large number, myriad

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 2 “Kyōiku” kanjishinjitai kanji, kyūjitai form )

  1. myriad, ten thousand
  2. very many

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

NumberEdit

(まん, man)

  1. ten thousand, 10,000

NounEdit

(hiragana よろず, romaji yorozu)

  1. ten thousand
  2. a large number
  3. all, everything

Derived termsEdit

PrefixEdit

(hiragana ばん, romaji ban-)

  1. many
  2. all

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(man)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (revised: man, McCune-Reischauer: man, Yale: man)
  • Name (hangeul): 일만 (revised: ilman, McCune-Reischauer: ilman)
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ReferencesEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(vạn, quách)

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