TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  (knife) +  (heart) – suffer being stabbed in the heart with a knife.

Han characterEdit

(radical 61 +3, 7 strokes, cangjie input 尸戈心 (SIP), four-corner 17332, composition)

  1. endure, bear, suffer
  2. forbear

Derived charactersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 376, character 4
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 10312
  • Dae Jaweon: page 702, character 12
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2271, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+5FCD

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping jan2, Yale yan2)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

Proper nounEdit

(hiragana しのぶ, romaji Shinobu)

  1. A male or female given name
  2. A surname​.

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(in) (hangeul , revised in, McCune-Reischauer in, Yale in)


MandarinEdit

PronunciationEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin rěn (ren3), Wade-Giles jen3)

CompoundsEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(nhẫn, nhịn, những, nhẩn, nhẵn)

Last modified on 31 March 2014, at 13:45