TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

Han characterEdit

(radical 61 +11, 15 strokes, cangjie input 手十尸一心 (QJSMP), four-corner 55337, composition)

  1. bright, intelligent
  2. intelligence

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 399, character 18
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 11116
  • Dae Jaweon: page 739, character 6
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2340, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+6167

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping wai3, wai6, Yale wai3, wai6)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

ReadingsEdit

Proper nounEdit

(hiragana けい, romaji Kei)

  1. A male given name

(hiragana さとし, romaji Satoshi)

  1. A male given name

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(hye) (hangeul , revised hye, McCune-Reischauer hye, Yale hyey)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin huì (hui4), Wade-Giles hui4)


Middle ChineseEdit

Han characterEdit

(huèi)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(tuệ, huệ)

Last modified on 28 January 2014, at 17:06