TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 85 +8, 11 strokes, cangjie input 水一土土 (EMGG), four-corner 31114)

  1. shore, bank, water's edge

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 627, character 38
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 17582
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1029, character 24
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 1643, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+6DAF

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping ngaai4, Yale ngaai4)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  1. shore, horizon

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

EtymologyEdit

By extension from verb 果てる (hateru, to be at an end, to finish, to be done).

The hate reading for is rare, and is not listed in all dictionaries.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana はて, romaji hate)

  1. the end of the land: the shore
  2. the end of the visible world: the horizon

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(ae, ui) (hangeul [[, ]], revised ae, ui, McCune-Reischauer ae, ŭi, Yale ay, uy)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin shì (shi4), (ya2), (yi4), Wade-Giles shih4, ya2, i4)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(nhai, rượi, nhười, rười, nhầy)

Last modified on 12 April 2014, at 07:51