See also: and

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Pictogram (象形) – a square well, with supports on four sides. Compare .

Han characterEdit

(radical 7 +2, 4 strokes, cangjie input 廿廿 (TT), four-corner 55000)

  1. well, mineshaft, pit
  2. 48th hexagram of the I Ching

SynonymsEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 86, character 14
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 258
  • Dae Jaweon: page 183, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 10, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+4E95

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping zeng2, zing2, Yale jeng2, jing2)


JapaneseEdit

A well (井, 丼)

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  1. well

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

EtymologyEdit

wi > i.

NounEdit

(hiragana , historical hiragana , romaji i)

  1. a well

Derived termsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(jeong) (hangeul , revised jeong, McCune-Reischauer chŏng, Yale ceng)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin jǐng (jing3), Wade-Giles ching3)


Min NanEdit

HanziEdit

(TLPA tsíng (tsing2), tsénn (tsenn2), tsínn (tsinn2))

ReferencesEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(tỉnh)

Last modified on 19 December 2013, at 04:00