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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 115 +9, 14 strokes, cangjie input 竹木月中日 (HDBLA))

  1. rice growing in field, rice plant

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 856, character 32
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 25187
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1282, character 11
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2618, character 6
  • Unihan data for U+7A32

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanjishinjitai kanji, kyūjitai form )

  1. rice (plant)

ReadingsEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Possibly from shine. See Etymology 2 for more details.

NounEdit

(hiragana いね, romaji ine)

  1. rice (plant)

Etymology 2Edit

Often found in compounds. The initial s- either represents epenthesis or, more likely, is a reflex of an older form of the word ine (rice) maintained in fossilized compounds. See also harusame (spring rain) and kosame (light rain).

NounEdit

(hiragana しね, romaji shine)

  1. rice

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(do) (hangeul , revised do, McCune-Reischauer to, Yale to)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin dào (dao4), jiū (jiu1), Wade-Giles tao4, chiu1)

Last modified on 5 April 2014, at 08:17