TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  + phonetic  – burn with fire 火.

Han characterEdit

(radical 86 +12, 16 strokes, cangjie input 火月大火 (FBKF), four-corner 93833)

  1. burn
  2. light fire, ignite

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 682, character 7
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 19394
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1094, character 6
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2235, character 11
  • Unihan data for U+71C3

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Yale yin6)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 5 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(yeon) (hangeul [[]], revised yeon, McCune-Reischauer yŏn, Yale yen)


MandarinEdit

PronunciationEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin qián (qian2), rán (ran2), xún (xun2), Wade-Giles ch'ien2, jan2, hsün2)

CompoundsEdit

  • 燃点
  • 燃放
  • 燃料
  • 燃眉之急
  • 燃气轮机
  • 燃烧
  • 燃烧弹

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(nhiên, nhen)

Last modified on 31 March 2014, at 14:20