See also:

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 40 +10, 13 strokes, cangjie input 十中一水 (JLME), composition)

  1. sleep, rest
  2. bedroom

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 290, character 12
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 7278
  • Dae Jaweon: page 574, character 16
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 946, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+5BDD

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(traditional , Jyutping cam2, Yale cham2)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana , romaji i)

  1. sleep
    • c. 890: Taketori Monogatari (page 5)
      そのあたりの垣にも、家の門にも、をる人だにたはやすく見るまじき物を、夜るはやすき寝(い)も寝(ね)ず、闇の夜に出て、穴をくじり、かひ間見、まとひあへり。
Derived termsEdit
  • 朝寝 (asai)
  • (ime)
  • 寝ぬ (inu)
  • 長寝, 長眠 (nagai)
  • 熟寝 (umai)
  • 安寝 (yasai)
  • 夜寝 (yoi)

See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

(intransitive, hiragana , romaji nu)

  1. to sleep
Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(chim) (hangeul , revised chim, McCune-Reischauer ch'im)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(traditional , Pinyin qǐn (qin3), lóu (lou2), Wade-Giles ch'in3, lou2)

Last modified on 15 February 2014, at 15:54