TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Pictogram (象形) – an animal; similar origin to and .

Han characterEdit

(radical 8 +4, 6 strokes, cangjie input 卜女竹人 (YVHO), four-corner 00802)

  1. the ordinal number twelve, as used in the Chinese calendar and in Chinese units of measure
  2. twelfth of twelve earthly branches (十二支): pig () of Chinese zodiac

Related charactersEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: Template:Han KangXi link, character 8
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 292
  • Dae Jaweon: page 186, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 283, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+4EA5

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping hoi6, Yale hoi6)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(hae) (hangeul , revised hae, McCune-Reischauer hae)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin hài (hai4), Wade-Giles hai4)


Middle ChineseEdit

Han characterEdit

(həì)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(hợi)

Last modified on 13 April 2014, at 22:42