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TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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EtymologyEdit

Simplified from ()

Han characterEdit

(radical 9 +4, 6 strokes, cangjie input 人一一戈 (OMMI), four-corner 8073.1, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 96, character 12
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 460
  • Dae Jaweon: page 204, character 11
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 116, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+4F1A

ChineseEdit

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Pronunciation 1Edit


DefinitionsEdit

(classifier )

  1. union, group, association
    • 社会 ("society")
    • 帮会 ("secret society, underworld gang")
  2. a place where people meet; an economic or political centre; city, town
  3. occasion, opportunity, chance
  4. to understand, to grasp
    • 误会 ("to misunderstand; misunderstanding")
  5. lid, cover
  6. to match, to conform
  7. to marry
  8. to copulate
  9. to know how to perform a task, can, be able to
    • 英语日语 [Beijing Mandarin, MSC, simp.]
      Wǒ huì yīngyǔ, bù huì rìyǔ. [Pinyin]
      I know English but don't know Japanese.
    • 京戏 [Beijing Mandarin, MSC, simp.]
      Tā hái huì liǎng chū Jīngxì. [Pinyin]
      He's able to sing a few airs of Beijing Opera.
  10. to be possible; can
  11. to gather, to assemble
  12. to meet, to rendezvous
  13. meeting, gathering
    1. Especially, meetings of sovereigns of their deputies in ancient China to form alliances.
      • 聚会 ("gathering, party")
      • 盟会 ("meeting of sovereigns")
  14. will, be likely to, be sure to
  15. rhythm, cadence
  16. a moment

Pronunciation 2Edit


DefinitionsEdit

  1. to compute, to calculate, to sum, to do accounting
  2. Used in placenames.

CompoundsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic ():


JapaneseEdit

See also 会する

KanjiEdit

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

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana かい, romaji kai)

  1. meeting, gathering
     (かい) (もよお)
    kai o moyōsu
    hold a meeting; throw a party
     (かい) ()
    kai ni deru
    attend a meeting [party]
  2. society, association, club
     (かい)組織 (そしき)する
    kai o soshiki suru
    form [organize] an association
     (かい) (はい)
    kai ni hairu
    join a club
     (かい)脱退 (だったい)する
    kai o dattai suru
    leave a club
     (かい) ()ける
    kai o nukeru
    quit a club

SuffixEdit

(hiragana かい, romaji -kai)

  1. meeting
  2. party

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(hoe, goe) (hangeul , , revised hoe, goe, McCune-Reischauer hoe, koe)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(hội, hụi)

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