TranslingualEdit

shinjitai

simplified

traditional

Alternative formsEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 18 +13, 15 strokes, cangjie input 人人中弓 (OOLN), four-corner 82800, composition)

  1. sword, dagger, sabre

DescendantsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 144, character 45
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 2228
  • Dae Jaweon: page 326, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 358, character 10
  • Unihan data for U+528D

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Yale gim3)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for nameskyūjitai kanji, shinjitai form )

  1. sword

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

NounEdit

(kyūjitai kanji, shinjitai kanji , hiragana けん, romaji ken)

  1. sword

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(geom) (hangeul [[]], revised geom, McCune-Reischauer kŏm)

CompoundsEdit


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Pinyin jiàn (jian4), Wade-Giles chien4)

CompoundsEdit


Middle ChineseEdit

Han characterEdit

(*gi(u)æ̀m)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(kiếm, ghém, gươm, kém, chém, sớm)

Last modified on 4 April 2014, at 18:32