TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 44 +2, 5 strokes, cangjie input 尸心 (SP), four-corner 77211, composition)

  1. Buddhist nun
  2. transliteration for "ni" (e.g. 尼日尔)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: Template:Han KangXi link, character 3
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 7635
  • Dae Jaweon: page 596, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 965, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+5C3C

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping nei4, Yale nei4)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

  • 尼君
  • 尼御前
  • 尼寺
  • 尼法師
  • 尼僧

NounEdit

(hiragana あま, romaji ama)

  1. nun

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(ni, i) (hangeul [[, ]], revised ni, i, McCune-Reischauer ni, i)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin (ni2), Wade-Giles ni2)

CompoundsEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(ni, này, , nơi, nầy, )

Last modified on 12 November 2013, at 17:01