TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 120 +5, 11 strokes, cangjie input 卜心女戈火 (YPVIF), four-corner 21903, composition)

  1. purple, violet
  2. amethyst
  3. used as a surname

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 919, character 29
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 27337
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1350, character 12
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3392, character 12
  • Unihan data for U+7D2B

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping zi2, Yale ji2)


JapaneseEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana むらさき, romaji murasaki)

  1. purple; violet
  2. a gromwell
  3. soy (sauce)

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(ja) (hangeul , revised ja, McCune-Reischauer cha, Yale ca)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin (zi3), Wade-Giles tzu3)

CompoundsEdit

  • 紫菜
  • 紫丁香
  • 紫红
  • 紫罗兰/紫羅蘭
  • 紫砂
  • 紫檀
  • 紫外线
  • 紫薇
  • 紫药水
  • 紫云英
  • 洋紫荊

Middle ChineseEdit

Han characterEdit

(*tziɛ̌)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(tử, tía)

ReferencesEdit

Last modified on 15 February 2014, at 19:48