See also:

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 94 +9, 12 strokes, cangjie input 大竹日竹一 (KHAHM), four-corner 46214)

  1. orangutan
  2. an imaginary animal, able to speak and enjoys drinking excessively (see 猩猩)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 714, character 21
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 20528
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1126, character 18
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1356, character 17
  • Unihan data for U+7329

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Yale sing1)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

  • 黒猩々 (くろしょうじょう, kuroshōjō)
  • 猩紅熱 (しょうこうねつ, shōkōnetsu)
  • 猩々 (しょうじょう, shōjō)
  • 猩々緋 (しょうじょうひ, shōjōhi)

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(seong) (hangeul , revised seong, McCune-Reischauer sŏng, Yale seng)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin xīng (xing1), Wade-Giles hsing1)

CompoundsEdit

  • 猩猩 (xīngxīng): orangutan or a mythical creature
Last modified on 5 April 2014, at 07:35