See also: , , and

TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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EtymologyEdit

Simplified from

Han characterEdit

(radical 28 +6, 8 strokes, cangjie input 戈大竹竹竹 (IKHHH), composition ⿱⿱)

  1. take part in, intervene
  2. second syllable of ginseng (renshen) and Codonopsis pilosula (dangshen)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: not present, would follow Template:Han KangXi link, character 21
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 3090
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 386, character 15
  • Unihan data for U+53C2

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(traditional , Jyutping caam1, sam1, Yale chaam1, sam1)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana さん, romaji san)

  1. (law) 3, three

Usage notesEdit

This form of 3 is only used in legal documents.


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(sam, cham) (hangeul [[, ]], revised sam, cham, McCune-Reischauer sam, ch'am)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(traditional , Pinyin cān (can1), shēn (shen1), Wade-Giles ts'an1)

CompoundsEdit

Last modified on 21 September 2013, at 23:48