See also:

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  + phonetic 

Han characterEdit

(radical 85 +2, 5 strokes, cangjie input 水尸山 (ESU), four-corner 37112, composition)

  1. overflow, flood, inundate

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 603, character 14
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 17101
  • Dae Jaweon: page 997, character 9
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 1549, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+6C3E

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping faan3, Yale faan3)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. spread out
  2. wide

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • New Nelson: 3033
  • Halpern: not listed
  • Halpern Learners: not listed
  • Heisig: 2301
  • Tuttle Kanji Dictionary: 3a2.3
  1. Source: EDICT and KANJIDIC files licensed by the Electronic Dictionaries Research Group.

Usage notesEdit

氾 is included in a planned expansion of the general use Jōyō kanji by the Japanese government.


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(beom) (hangeul , revised beom, McCune-Reischauer pŏm, Yale pem)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin fán (fan2), fàn (fan4), fěng (feng3), Wade-Giles fan2, fan4, feng3)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(phiếm)

Last modified on 14 November 2013, at 09:03