TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (rice) + phonetic  – grains of sugar.

Han characterEdit

(radical 119 +10, 16 strokes, cangjie input 火木戈中口 (FDILR), four-corner 90967, composition)

  1. sugar
  2. candy
  3. sweets

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 911, character 38
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 27070
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1338, character 29
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3157, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+7CD6

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Yale tong2, tong4)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 6 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

SuffixEdit

(hiragana とう, romaji -tō)

  1. sugar

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(dang, tang) (hangeul [[, ]], revised dang, tang, McCune-Reischauer tang, t'ang, Yale tang, thang)


MandarinEdit

PronunciationEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin táng (tang2), Wade-Giles t'ang2)

CompoundsEdit

  • 糖弹
  • 糖分
  • 糖瓜, 糖瓜儿
  • 糖罐, 糖罐儿
  • 糖果
  • 糖葫芦, 糖葫芦儿
  • 糖化
  • 糖浆
  • 糖精
  • 糖萝卜
  • 糖蜜
  • 糖尿病
  • 糖人, 糖人儿
  • 糖食
  • 糖霜
  • 糖蒜
  • 糖稀
  • 糖衣
  • 糖衣炮弹
  • 糖原, 糖元
  • 糖纸
  • 棉花糖

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(đường)

Last modified on 31 March 2014, at 14:32