See also:

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  + phonetic 𢦔

Han characterEdit

(radical 86 +6, 10 strokes, cangjie input 十戈火 (JIF))

  1. calamities from Heaven, as floods, famines, pestilence, etc.
  2. misery

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 670, character 13
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 19008
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1079, character 8
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2198, character 16
  • Unihan data for U+70D6

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Yale joi1)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin (ge2), lào (lao4), zāi (zai1), Wade-Giles ko2, lao4, tsai1)

Last modified on 11 January 2011, at 11:56