TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  (exceed/augment) +  (vessel) – to add too much (liquid) to a vessel.

Han characterEdit

(radical 108 +4, 9 strokes, cangjie input 弓尸月廿 (NSBT), four-corner 17107)

  1. fill
  2. full, overflowing
  3. surplus
  4. (of the Moon) to wax

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 793, character 7
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 22961
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1208, character 9
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2558, character 12
  • Unihan data for U+76C8

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Yale ying4)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(yeong) (hangeul , revised yeong, McCune-Reischauer yŏng, Yale yeng)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin yíng (ying2), Wade-Giles ying2)


Middle ChineseEdit

Han characterEdit

(*iɛng)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(doanh, dềnh, giềng, diềng, riêng)

Last modified on 31 March 2014, at 17:19