TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 9 +2, 4 strokes, cangjie input 人中中 (OLL), four-corner 80220, composition丿)

  1. to lie between
  2. seashell
  3. to wear armour
  4. (literary) alternative form of

Derived charactersEdit

DescendantsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 91, character 19
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 359
  • Dae Jaweon: page 194, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 103, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+4ECB

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping gaai3, Yale gaai3)

  1. (Hong Kong) chicken. Simplification of .

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  1. shell, shellfish
  2. to be between, mediate
  3. concern oneself with

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

  • 介意
  • 介懐
  • 介居
  • 介護
  • 介在
  • 介子
  • 介錯
  • 介助
  • 介心
  • 介入
  • 介馬
  • 介抱
  • 介殻
  • 介甲
  • 介党鱈
  • 介病
  • 介卵
  • 介鱗

Related termsEdit

  • 介する
  • 介添え

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(gae) (hangeul , revised gae, McCune-Reischauer kae, Yale kay)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin jiè (jie4), Wade-Giles chieh4)

CompoundsEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(giới, lương)

Last modified on 17 February 2014, at 09:28