See also: and

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

Han characterEdit

(radical 32 +14, 17 strokes, cangjie input 一大土 (MKG), four-corner 71214, composition)

  1. press
  2. oppress
  3. crush
  4. pressure

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 241, character 10
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 5557
  • Dae Jaweon: page 480, character 33
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 495, character 6
  • Unihan data for U+58D3

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Jyutping aat3, ngaat3, Yale aat3, ngaat3)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

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


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Pinyin (ya1), Wade-Giles ya1)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(áp, ếm)

Last modified on 16 February 2014, at 21:18