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TranslingualEdit

shinjitai

simplified

traditional

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  + phonetic  - name of a river

Han characterEdit

(radical 85 +11, 14 strokes, cangjie input 水廿中人 (ETLO), four-corner 34134, composition廿)

  1. the River Han
  2. the Chinese people, Chinese language
  3. Han Dynasty
  4. a surname
  5. a man

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit


CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Jyutping hon3, Yale hon3)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(han) (hangeul , revised han, McCune-Reischauer han, Yale han)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Pinyin hàn (han4), Wade-Giles han4)

CompoundsEdit


Middle ChineseEdit

Han characterEdit

(xɑ̀n, xần) (Tang dynasty pronunciation, per Hugh M. Stimson's T’ang Poetic Vocabulary (1976); this character occurs >4 times in the 700 poems that work covers)


Min NanEdit

Han characterEdit

(POJ hàn) (han3)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(hán, háng, hớn)

Last modified on 28 January 2014, at 17:22