TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Originally Ideogrammic compound (會意):  (foot) +  – a foot (止) running into a wall or barrier (一), indicating lack, incomplete. Compare (complete).

Present form cursive simplification: 止 simplified to , 一 changed to 丿; compare semi-cursive .

Han characterEdit

(radical 4 丿+4, 5 strokes, cangjie input 竹戈弓人 (HINO), four-corner 20307, composition丿)

  1. lack
  2. poor

Related charactersEdit

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CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Yale fat6)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(pip)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (revised: pip, McCune-Reischauer: p'ip)
  • Name (hangeul): 모자랄 (revised: mojaral, McCune-Reischauer: mojaral)

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MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin (fa2), luò (luo4), yào (yao4), yuè (yue4), Wade-Giles fa2, lo4, yao4, yüeh4)

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Middle ChineseEdit

Han characterEdit

(bhiæp)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(phạp)

Last modified on 17 February 2014, at 19:31