TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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Han characterEdit

(radical 85 +5, 8 strokes, cangjie input 水土戈 (EGI), four-corner 34131, composition)

  1. law, rule, regulation, statute, method, art, mode
  2. dharma
  3. divine energy of Taoism

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 616, character 11
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 17290
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1010, character 2
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 1579, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+6CD5

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping faat3, Yale faat3)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

SynonymsEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana ほう, romaji )

  1. principle
  2. law
  3. code of law
  4. method
  5. etiquette
  6. (Buddhism) dharma
  7. (grammar) mood

ReferencesEdit

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakkan, ISBN 4095102535.

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(beop) (hangeul [[]], revised beop, McCune-Reischauer pŏp, Yale pep)


MandarinEdit

PronunciationEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin (fa3), liǔ (liu3), máo (mao2), Wade-Giles fa3, liu3, mao2)

  1. law, rule, regulation, statute, method
  2. France, French
  3. Dharma

CompoundsEdit


Min NanEdit

HanziEdit

(POJ hoat)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(pháp, phấp, phép, phăm, phắp)

Last modified on 13 April 2014, at 16:55