TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 118 +8, 14 strokes, cangjie input 竹十口口 (HJRR), four-corner 88777, composition)

  1. pipe, tube, duct
  2. a cylindrical double reed woodwind instrument made of bamboo or wood
  3. to manage, to control

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 889, character 6
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 26162
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1316, character 12
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 2986, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+7BA1

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping gun2, Yale gun2)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana かん, romaji kan)

  1. pipe
  2. a wind instrument

(hiragana くだ, romaji kuda)

  1. pipe

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(gwan) (hangeul , revised gwan, McCune-Reischauer kwan, Yale kwan)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin guǎn (guan3), Wade-Giles kuan3)

CompoundsEdit


Middle ChineseEdit

Han characterEdit

(*guǎn)


Min NanEdit

Han characterEdit

(kóan, kńg)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(quản)

Last modified on 13 April 2014, at 17:09