TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (water) + phonetic  – to increase by pouring more water in.

Han characterEdit

(radical 85 +8, 11 strokes, cangjie input 水竹大心 (EHKP), 水一大心 (EMKP), four-corner 32133, composition)

  1. append, add to
  2. increase

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 632, character 19
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 17698
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1039, character 2
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 1639, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+6DFB

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Yale tim1)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(cheom) (hangeul , revised cheom, McCune-Reischauer ch'ŏm, Yale chem)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin tiān (tian1), tiàn (tian4), Wade-Giles t'ien1, t'ien4)


Middle ChineseEdit

Han characterEdit

(*tem)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(thêm, thiêm, thếch)

Last modified on 16 February 2014, at 02:00