See also: and 𦣻

TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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Stroke order
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EtymologyEdit

百 is from , here signifying a number, and used as a phonetic element with its original semantic meaning of acorns spread over the ground. Thus, 百 means, "a large, spreading number," or, "one hundred."

Han characterEdit

(radical 106 +1, 6 strokes, cangjie input 一日 (MA), four-corner 10600, composition)

  1. one hundred
  2. numerous; many

See alsoEdit

  • Chinese Numeral
    Last: ; Next: .

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 785, character 4
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 22679
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1199, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2643, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+767E

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Yale baak3)


JapaneseEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana ひゃく, romaji hyaku)

  1. hundred
  2. quite a many things
  3. hundred years old

Etymology 1Edit

[po] → [ɸo] → [ho].

NounEdit

(hiragana , romaji ho)

  1. hundred; used in compounds

Etymology 2Edit

/mo1mo1/: [momo].

NounEdit

(hiragana もも, romaji momo)

  1. hundred
Derived termsEdit
  • 百声鳥 (ももこえどり, momo koedori); lesser cuckoo (Cuculus poliocephalus)
  • 百千 (ひゃくせん, hyakusen) or (ももち, momochi); a large number, all sorts, hundreds and thousands
  • 百千鳥 (ももちどり, momochidori); all sorts of birds, hundreds and thousands of birds; a plover; a Japanese bush warbler
  • 百夜 (ももよ, momo yo); a hundred nights
  • 百舌 (もず, mozu); shrike

KanjiEdit

(grade 1 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit
CompoundsEdit

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(baek, maek)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul): [[, ]] (revised: baek, maek, McCune-Reischauer: paek, maek, Yale: payk, mayk)
  • Name (hangeul): 일백()

MandarinEdit

PronunciationEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin bǎi (bai3), (bo2), (mo4), Wade-Giles pai3, po2, mo4)

CompoundsEdit

NumeralEdit

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin bǎi)

  1. hundred

ReferencesEdit


Min NanEdit

HanziEdit

(POJ pah (pah4), peh (peh4), pek (pek4))


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(bách, )

Last modified on 31 March 2014, at 14:25