TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

Han characterEdit

(radical 32 +8, 11 strokes, cangjie input 土月廿山 (GBTU), four-corner 47120, composition)

  1. earthen jug, crock
  2. cistern

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 232, character 6
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 5213
  • Dae Jaweon: page 469, character 8
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 453, character 10
  • Unihan data for U+5808

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Yale gong1)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(gang) (hangeul , revised gang, McCune-Reischauer kang)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin gāng (gang1), Wade-Giles kang1)

Last modified on 27 November 2013, at 01:46