Character  望 
Codepoint U+671B
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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 74 +7, 11 strokes, cangjie input 卜月竹土 (YBHG), 卜月一土 (YBMG), four-corner 07104, composition ⿱⿰)

  1. to look at, look forward
  2. to hope, expect

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 505, character 29
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 14368
  • Dae Jaweon: page 884, character 23
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2080, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+671B

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Yale mong6)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

  • 望遠 (bōen): seeing at a distance
  • 希望 (kibō): hope, wish, aspiration

Proper nounEdit

(hiragana のぞむ, romaji Nozomu)

  1. A male given name

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

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

  1. 바라다 (barada) to desire, expect, hope
  2. 바라보다 (baraboda) to gaze, look
  3. 우러러보다 (ureoreoboda) to admire, respect
  4. 엿보다 (yeosboda, yeot-) to peek, peep
  5. 원망하다 (wonmanghada) to deplore, reproach
  6. 이름 (ireum) name, fame
  7. 망제 (望祭, mangje) ancestor worship
  8. 보름 (boreum) full moon

MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin wàng (wang4), Wade-Giles wang4)


Middle ChineseEdit

Han characterEdit

(*miɑng miɑ̀ng)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(vọng)

Last modified on 28 January 2014, at 17:14