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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, composition)

  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

(Jyutping goeng1, goeng6, koeng4, koeng5, 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 jiàng (jiang4), qiáng (qiang2), Wade-Giles chiang4, ch'iang2)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(cường, cương)

Last modified on 21 April 2014, at 20:27