TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): phonetic  + semantic  (strong) – brave and strong.

Han characterEdit

(radical 19 +7, 9 strokes, cangjie input 弓月大尸 (NBKS), four-corner 17427, composition)

  1. brave, courageous, fierce
  2. A (typically male) given name

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 147, character 35
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 2360
  • Dae Jaweon: page 332, character 16
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 372, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+52C7

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping jung5, jung6, Yale yung5, yung6)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

Proper nounEdit

(hiragana いさむ, romaji Isamu)

  1. A male given name

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(yong) (hangeul , revised yong, McCune-Reischauer yong, Yale yong)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin yǒng (yong3), Yǒng (Yong3), Wade-Giles yung3, Yung3)

CompoundsEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(dũng, xõng, dõng, rụng)

CompoundsEdit

  • dũng cảm [勇敢]
Last modified on 13 November 2013, at 15:07