See also:

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Pictogram (象形): Shaped spool or bobbin. It is the original character of ,

Han characterEdit

(radical 40 +2, 5 strokes, cangjie input 十一弓 (JMN), four-corner 30201, composition)

  1. stand, stop
  2. simplified of
    1. calm, peaceful, serene
    2. healthy

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: Template:Han KangXi link, character 12
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 7055
  • Dae Jaweon: page 551, character 12
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 910, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+5B81

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(traditional , Jyutping cyu5, Yale chyu5)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(jeo) (hangeul [[]], revised jeo, McCune-Reischauer chŏ)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(traditional , Pinyin níng (ning2), zhù (zhu4), nìng (ning4), Wade-Giles ning2, chu4, ning4)

CompoundsEdit

PhraseEdit

nìng

  • 宁为鸡口,毋为牛后
  • 宁为玉碎,不为瓦全

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

Last modified on 30 January 2014, at 01:08