TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (mouth) + phonetic 

Han characterEdit

(radical 30 +12, 15 strokes, cangjie input 口廿田戈 (RTWI), four-corner 68046, composition)

  1. meet, talk together

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 208, character 6
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 4286
  • Dae Jaweon: page 431, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 686, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+5642

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping zyun2, Yale jyun2)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

ReadingsEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana うわさ, romaji uwasa)

  1. rumor, gossip

Derived termsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(jun) (hangeul , revised jun, McCune-Reischauer chun)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin zǔn (zun3), kuò (kuo4), Wade-Giles tsun3, k'uo4)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(ton)

Last modified on 17 November 2013, at 16:58