See also:

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 57 +5, 8 strokes, cangjie input 弓卜女戈 (NYVI), four-corner 10232, composition)

  1. string
  2. string (of a bowed instrument)
  3. hypotenuse, crescent, chord

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 357, character 31
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 9754
  • Dae Jaweon: page 674, character 13
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 993, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+5F26

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping jin4, jyun4, Yale yin4, yun4)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(hyeon) (hangeul , revised hyeon, McCune-Reischauer hyŏn, Yale hyen)


MandarinEdit

simpl.
trad. or

HanziEdit

(Pinyin xián (xian2), Wade-Giles hsien2)

NounEdit

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin xián)

  1. string on a musical instrument
CompoundsEdit

Min NanEdit

HanziEdit

(POJ hiân (hian5))

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(traditional and simplified, POJ hiân)

  1. (literary) string on a musical instrument

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(huyền)

Last modified on 11 April 2014, at 03:51