TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (roof) + phonetic  – to put the roof on a building, finishing it.

Han characterEdit

(radical 40 +4, 7 strokes, cangjie input 十一一山 (JMMU), four-corner 30211, composition)

  1. complete, finish, settle
  2. whole
  3. refers to the end of life or to enter a critical situation

Derived charactersEdit

ReferencesEdit


CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping jyun4, Yale yun4)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

  • On: かん (kan)
  • Kun: まったい (mattai), まっとうする (mattousuru)

CompoundsEdit

  • 完成 (かんせい, kansei)

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

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


MandarinEdit

PronunciationEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin wán (wan2), Wade-Giles wan2)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(hoàn)

Last modified on 31 March 2014, at 13:33