TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): phonetic  + semantic 

Han characterEdit

(radical 39 +3, 6 strokes, cangjie input 大中弓木 (KLND), four-corner 40247)

  1. exist, live, be
  2. survive
  3. remain

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: Template:Han KangXi link, character 2
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 6943
  • Dae Jaweon: page 545, character 8
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1009, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+5B58

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping cyun4, Yale chyun4)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 6 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

  • 現存 (げんぞん, genzon)
  • 共存 (きょうぞん, kyōzon)
  • 生存 (せいぞん, seizon)
  • 生存権 (せいぞんけん, seizonken)

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(jon) (hangeul [[]], revised jon, McCune-Reischauer chon)


MandarinEdit

PronunciationEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin cún (cun2), Wade-Giles ts'un2)

VerbEdit

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin cún)

  1. to exist

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(tồn, dòn, sòn, ròn, tòn)

Last modified on 8 April 2014, at 12:27