TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  + phonetic 

Han characterEdit

(radical 123 +10, 16 strokes, cangjie input 廿土竹木尸 (TGHDS), four-corner 80253)

  1. ancient emperor
  2. breath, vapor

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 953, character 40
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 28552
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1398, character 28
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3137, character 13
  • Unihan data for U+7FB2

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Yale hei1)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(hui) (hangeul , revised hui, McCune-Reischauer hŭi, Yale huy)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin (xi1), Wade-Giles hsi1)

Last modified on 6 February 2011, at 06:28