TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  + phonetic 

Han characterEdit

(radical 85 +8, 11 strokes, cangjie input 水日心心 (EAPP), four-corner 36111)

  1. to mix, blend, mingle
  2. to bumble along

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 632, character 14
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 17694
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1036, character 2
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 1648, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+6DF7

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Yale wan6)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 5 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(hon, gon) (hangeul [[, ]], revised hon, gon, McCune-Reischauer hon, kon, Yale hon, kon)

  1. (섞을 ): mix, confuse, blend
  2. (흐릴 ): turbid, unclear
  3. (오랑캐 이름 ): (perhaps mixed) tribes west of ancient China.
    • 混夷 (곤이, gon-i) tribes west of ancient China
    • 混夷駾矣 (詩經) (곤이태의 (시경), gon-i-tae-ui (sigyeong)) Western tribes ride.
    • 西戎 (서융, seo-yung) tribes west of ancient China

MandarinEdit

PronunciationEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin hún (hun2), Wade-Giles hun2)

CompoundsEdit


Middle ChineseEdit

Han characterEdit

(huə̌n)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(hỗn, hổn, hộn, xổn, cổn, hỏn)

Last modified on 31 March 2014, at 14:17