TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (water) + phonetic  – an overflowing liquid, water. 益 also has sense of “increase”, hence connotation of “increase to point of overflowing”.

Han characterEdit

(radical 85 +10, 13 strokes, cangjie input 水廿金廿 (ETCT), four-corner 38117)

  1. overflow, brim over
  2. full

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 640, character 6
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 17951
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1047, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 1707, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+6EA2

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Yale yat6)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(il) (hangeul [[]], revised il, McCune-Reischauer il, Yale il)

CompoundsEdit

  • 海溢 (해일)

MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin (yi4), Wade-Giles i4)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(dật, ải)

Last modified on 5 April 2014, at 07:08