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TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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Han characterEdit

(radical 73 +3, 7 strokes, cangjie input 一中田大 (MLWK), four-corner 10506)

  1. change, replace
  2. more, still further, much more

Derived charactersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 502, character 6
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 14283
  • Dae Jaweon: page 874, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 20, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+66F4

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping ang1, gang1, gang3, Yale ang1, gang1, gang3)


HakkaEdit

HanziEdit

(POJ kang (kang1), kèn (ken1), Hagfa Pinyim gang1, gen4)

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

  • 変更 (へんこう, henkō)
  • 更新 (こうしん, kōshin)

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(gyeong, gaeng) (hangeul [[, ]], revised gyeong, gaeng, McCune-Reischauer kyŏng, kaeng, Yale kyeng, kayng)


MandarinEdit

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin gēng, gèng
Zhuyin ㄍㄥ , ㄍㄥˋ
IPA (key) /kɤŋ⁵⁵ kɤŋ⁵¹/
Audio
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HanziEdit

(Pinyin gēng (geng1), gèng (geng4), Wade-Giles keng1, keng4)

VerbEdit

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin gēng)

  1. to change, to replace
  2. to experience

NounEdit

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin gēng)

  1. watch (of a sentry)
  2. (old) one of the five two-hour periods into which the night was formerly divided

AdverbEdit

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin gèng)

  1. more, further, even more

ReferencesEdit

  • "" (in Mandarin/English), MDBG English to Chinese dictionary ( Based on CC-CEDICT ). URL accessed on 2014-03-10.

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(canh, cánh)

Last modified on 16 April 2014, at 16:53