Last modified on 17 September 2014, at 05:35

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 75 +4, 8 strokes, cangjie input 木人大 (DOK), four-corner 48940, composition)

  1. stalk of shrub, trunk of tree

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 516, character 8
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 14554
  • Dae Jaweon: page 904, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1171, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+679A

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Yale mui4)

  1. This entry needs a definition. Please add one, then remove {{defn}}.

JapaneseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

pira > ɸira > hira. Cognate with hira (flat).

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana ひら, romaji hira)

  1. an object that is thin and flat
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

EB1911 - Volume 01 - Page 001 - 1.svg This entry lacks etymological information. If you are familiar with the origin of this term, please add it to the page as described here.

CounterEdit

(hiragana まい, romaji -mai)

  1. counter for flat thin objects or sheets

KanjiEdit

(grade 6 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. sheet of...
  2. counter for flat thin objects or sheets
ReadingsEdit

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(mae) (hangeul , revised mae, McCune-Reischauer mae, Yale may)

  1. This entry needs a definition. Please add one, then remove {{defn}}.

MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin méi (mei2), Wade-Giles mei2)

  1. This entry needs a definition. Please add one, then remove {{defn}}.