TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (cliff) + phonetic  – a cliff 厂 of dirt (圭 = + ).

Han characterEdit

(radical 27 +6, 8 strokes, cangjie input 一土土 (MGG), composition)

  1. cliff, precipice
  2. waterside, foreshore
  3. corner of the eye

Derived charactersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 161, character 8
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 2930
  • Dae Jaweon: page 367, character 31
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 70, character 12
  • Unihan data for U+5393

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

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


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin (ya2), Wade-Giles ya2)

Last modified on 25 August 2013, at 19:00