TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (bamboo) + phonetic  – a bamboo box.

Han characterEdit

(radical 118 +9, 15 strokes, cangjie input 竹木月山 (HDBU), four-corner 88963)

  1. case, box, chest, trunk

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 890, character 16
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 26209
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1318, character 2
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 2989, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+7BB1

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping soeng1, Yale seung1)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana はこ, romaji hako)

  1. box

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(sang) (hangeul , revised sang, McCune-Reischauer sang, Yale sang)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin xiāng (xiang1), Wade-Giles hsiang1)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(tương, rương, sương)

Last modified on 21 August 2013, at 19:28