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TranslingualEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (bow) + phonetic 

Bow is powerful.

Han characterEdit

(radical 57 +13, 16 strokes, cangjie input 弓一田一 (NMWM), four-corner 11216)

  1. stubborn, uncompromising

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 361, character 6
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 9872
  • Dae Jaweon: page 679, character 5
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1003, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+5F4A

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Yale geung1, geung6 keung4 keung5)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(gang) (hangeul , revised gang, McCune-Reischauer kang, Yale kang)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin qiáng (qiang2), Wade-Giles ch'iang2)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(cường, cương)

Last modified on 18 August 2012, at 14:51