TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 20 +2, 4 strokes, cangjie input 心大 (PK), X心大 (XPK), composition)

  1. Japanese unit of weight (1/1000 of a kan)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 150, character 24
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 2502
  • Dae Jaweon: page 339, character 15
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: not present, would follow volume 1, page 256, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+5301

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

  • 一匁 (ichimonme): 1 momme
  • 百匁 (hyakumonme): 100 momme, 375 grams

Usage notesEdit

Removed from the daily use Jōyō kanji by the Japanese government in 2010.

NounEdit

(hiragana もんめ, romaji monme)

  1. momme; unit of weight equivalent to about 3.75 grams
  2. one thousandth of a kan ()

Usage notesEdit

Now used especially for weighing pearls.


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(mun) (hangeul , revised mun, McCune-Reischauer mun)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin wén (wen2), Wade-Giles wen2)

Last modified on 15 February 2014, at 12:52