TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 85 +5, 9 strokes, cangjie input 竹日水 (HAE), four-corner 26232, composition)

  1. spring, wellspring, fountain
  2. wealth, money

Derived charactersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 615, character 12
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 17274
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1009, character 9
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 1576, character 10
  • Unihan data for U+6CC9

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping cyun4, Yale chyun4)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 6 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. spring (source of water)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

  • 温泉 (おんせん, onsen, hot spring)
  • 鉱泉

EtymologyEdit

/idumi/ > /izumi/. Compound of verb izu (to come out) and mi (water).

NounEdit

(hiragana いずみ, historical hiragana いづみ, romaji izumi)

  1. natural spring; a wellspring

Proper nounEdit

(hiragana いずみ, romaji Izumi)

  1. A male given name

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(cheon) (hangeul , revised cheon, McCune-Reischauer ch'ŏn, Yale chen)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin quán (quan2), Wade-Giles ch'üan2)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(tuyền)

Last modified on 17 February 2014, at 11:06