TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

Han characterEdit

(radical 31 +7, 10 strokes, cangjie input 田一一口 (WMMR), four-corner 60601, composition)

  1. prison, jail

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 219, character 1
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 4775
  • Dae Jaweon: page 446, character 23
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 719, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+5704

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping jyu5, Yale yu5)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. prison

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(eo) (hangeul , revised eo, McCune-Reischauer ŏ)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin (yu3), Wade-Giles 3)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(ngữ, )

ReferencesEdit

Last modified on 1 November 2013, at 15:54