TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  (pregnant woman) +  (child) – a pregnant woman (swollen breasts and stomach) with child. Compare .

Han characterEdit

(radical 39 +2, 5 strokes, cangjie input 弓尸弓木 (NSND), four-corner 17407, composition)

  1. be pregnant, pregnancy

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 277, character 14
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 6938
  • Dae Jaweon: page 545, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1009, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+5B55

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping jan6, Yale yan6)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

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


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin yùn (yun4), Wade-Giles yün4)

CompoundsEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(dựng, dằng, dửng, rặng)

Last modified on 4 April 2014, at 19:52