See also:

TranslingualEdit

shinjitai

simplified

traditional

Alternative formsEdit

Note the difference between the traditional Chinese (柬) and the Japanese shinjitai ().

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲):  (silk) + 

In Japanese, Phono-semantic compound (形聲):  (silk) + .

Han characterEdit

(radical 120 +9, 15 strokes, cangjie input 女火木田火 (VFDWF), four-corner 25996, composition)

  1. practice, drill, exercise, train
  2. silk

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 932, character 4
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 27631
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1370, character 16
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3424, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+7DF4

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Jyutping lin6, Yale lin6)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(ryeon>yeon) (hangeul [[>]], revised ryeon>yeon, McCune-Reischauer ryŏn>yŏn, Yale lyen>yen)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Pinyin liàn (lian4), Wade-Giles lien4)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(luyện, lén, lẹn, rén, rịn)

Last modified on 24 March 2014, at 15:39