Last modified on 9 April 2014, at 04:39

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TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  + phonetic 

Han characterEdit

(radical 75 +3, 7 strokes, cangjie input 木一十 (DMJ), four-corner 41940)

  1. pole
  2. shaft of spear

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 511, character 1
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 14449
  • Dae Jaweon: page 894, character 20
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1156, character 12
  • Unihan data for U+6746

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(traditional , Yale gon1)

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JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(gan) (hangeul , revised gan, McCune-Reischauer kan, Yale kan)

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MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(traditional , Pinyin gān (gan1), Wade-Giles kan1)

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NounEdit

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin gān, classifier , )

  1. pole, staff, rod
    旗杆 flag pole; 桅杆 mast

NounEdit

(simplified, Pinyin gǎn, traditional )

  1. lever
    操纵杆 joystick
    手煞车已磨损。 shǒu shāchē gān yǐ mósǔn 。
    The hand-brake lever is worn out.
  2. shaft
    枪杆 gun barrel

ClassifierEdit

(simplified, Pinyin gǎn, traditional )

  1. measure word for long cylindrical object (guns)

CompoundsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • "" (in Mandarin/English), MDBG English to Chinese dictionary ( Based on CC-CEDICT ). URL accessed on 2014-03-19.
  • "Jukuu" (in Mandarin/English), Jukuu. URL accessed on 2014-03-19.