TranslingualEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (currently used in both traditional and simplified forms to replace the archaic form 僊)

Han characterEdit

(radical 9 +11, 13 strokes, cangjie input 人一田山 (OMWU), four-corner 21212, composition)

  1. Taoist super-being, transcendent, immortal (archaic form of )

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 115, character 29
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 1055
  • Dae Jaweon: page 246, character 15
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 209, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+50CA

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Yale sin1)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(seon) (hangeul [[]], revised seon, McCune-Reischauer sŏn)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin xiān (xian1), Wade-Giles hsien1)

Last modified on 4 April 2014, at 18:05