See also:

TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  + phonetic 

Han characterEdit

(radical 24 +10, 12 strokes, cangjie input 十戈月戈 (JIBI), four-corner 43046, composition)

  1. gamble, play games
  2. wide, broad, rich, abundant, plentiful

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 157, character 13
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 2761
  • Dae Jaweon: page 360, character 10
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 66, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+535A

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Yale bok3)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

Proper nounEdit

(hiragana ひろし, romaji Hiroshi)

  1. A male given name

SuffixEdit

(hiragana はく, romaji -haku)

  1. doctor, PhD
  2. exposition, fair

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(bak)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (revised: bak, McCune-Reischauer: pak)
  • Name (hangeul): 넓을()

MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin (bo2), Wade-Giles po2)

CompoundsEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(bác, mác, bạc, vác)

Last modified on 16 February 2014, at 23:30