See also: , , and

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Originally two stacked , or lifted by pair of hands, current form is instead 𡗗 + .

Han characterEdit

(radical 85 +5, 9 strokes, cangjie input 手大水 (QKE), four-corner 50132)

  1. great, exalted, superior
  2. big
  3. 11th hexagram of the I Ching

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 618, character 15
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 17325
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1013, character 10
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 1577, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+6CF0

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Yale taai3)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

Proper nounEdit

(hiragana やすし, romaji Yasushi)

  1. A male given name

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(tae) (hangeul , revised tae, McCune-Reischauer t'ae, Yale thay)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin tài (tai4), yǎng (yang3), Wade-Giles t'ai4, yang3)

CompoundsEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(thái)

Last modified on 17 February 2014, at 11:13