TranslingualEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): phonetic  + semantic  (wings) – to flutter.

Han characterEdit

(radical 124 +12, 18 strokes, cangjie input 竹田尸一一 (HWSMM), four-corner 27620, composition)

  1. fly
  2. turn over, toss
  3. change
  4. reverse
  5. cross over
  6. return
  7. browse, look over
  8. translate
  9. study

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 959, character 31
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 28814
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1406, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3358, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+7FFB

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Yale faan1)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  • flip, turn over
  • wave, flutter
  • a change of mind

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

  • 翻訳 (ほんやく, hon'yaku)

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(beon) (hangeul [[]], revised beon, McCune-Reischauer pŏn, Yale pen)

  1. to fly
  2. to flutter

MandarinEdit

PronunciationEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin fān (fan1), Wade-Giles fan1)

CompoundsEdit

  • 翻案
  • 翻白眼, 翻白眼儿
  • 翻版
  • 翻本, 翻本儿
  • 翻茬
  • 翻场
  • 翻车鱼
  • 翻哧
  • 翻船
  • 翻地
  • 翻动
  • 翻斗
  • 翻斗车
  • 翻番
  • 翻飞
  • 翻覆
  • 翻改
  • 翻盖
  • 翻个儿
  • 翻跟头
  • 翻工
  • 翻供
  • 翻滚
  • 翻过儿
  • 翻黄, 翻簧
  • 翻悔
  • 翻检
  • 翻建
  • 翻江倒海
  • 翻浆
  • 翻搅
  • 翻筋斗
  • 翻旧账
  • 翻卷
  • 翻刻
  • 翻来覆去
  • 翻老账
  • 翻脸
  • 翻领, 翻领儿
  • 翻录
  • 翻毛
  • 翻弄
  • 翻拍
  • 翻皮
  • 翻然
  • 翻砂
  • 翻晒
  • 翻山越岭
  • 翻身
  • 翻腾
  • 翻天
  • 翻天覆地
  • 翻蔓儿
  • 翻胃
  • 翻箱倒柜
  • 翻新
  • 翻修
  • 翻譯, 翻译 (fānyì)
  • 翻印
  • 翻涌
  • 翻阅
  • 翻越
  • 翻云覆雨
  • 翻造
  • 翻嘴

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(phiên)

Last modified on 31 March 2014, at 14:35