TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

(halberd) +  (hands) – to hold up a weapon as warning.

Han characterEdit

(radical 62 +3, 7 strokes, cangjie input 戈廿 (IT), four-corner 53400)

  1. warn, caution, admonish

Derived charactersEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 412, character 5
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 11548
  • Dae Jaweon: page 754, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1400, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+6212

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Yale gaai3)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

  • On: かい (kai)
  • Kun: いましめる (imashimeru), いましめ (imashime)

CompoundsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(gye) (hangeul , revised gye, McCune-Reischauer kye, Yale kyey)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin jiè (jie4), Wade-Giles chieh4)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(giới)

Last modified on 15 February 2014, at 22:58