See also:

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 130 +6, 10 strokes, cangjie input 月心山大 (BPUK), four-corner 77220)

  1. breast, bosom, chest
  2. thorax

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 981, character 5
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 29442
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1432, character 32
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2070, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+80F8

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Yale hung1)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 6 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

  • 胸囲 (きょうい, kyōi) chest girth
  • 胸像 (きょうぞう, kyōsen) bust (sculpture)
  • 豊胸 (ほうきょう, houkyou) small delicate breasts
  • 胸中 (きょうちゅう, kyōchū) one's thought, one's mind
  • 胸騒ぎ (むなさわぎ, munasawagi) bad feeling
  • 胸元 (むなもと, munamoto) neckline

NounEdit

(hiragana むね, romaji mune)

  1. chest, breast
  2. breasts
  3. heart
    • 胸を焦がす恋
    • 胸がどきどきする

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • 胸を借りる
  • 胸を撫で下ろす
  • 胸が騒ぐ

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(hyung) (hangeul , revised hyung, McCune-Reischauer hyung, Yale hyung)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin xiōng (xiong1), Wade-Giles hsiung1)

CompoundsEdit

  • 胸部
  • 胸腹
  • 胸膈
  • 胸骨
  • 胸花
  • 胸怀
  • 胸襟
  • 胸坎, 胸坎儿
  • 胸口
  • 胸廓
  • 胸膜
  • 胸膜炎
  • 胸脯, 胸脯儿
  • 胸前

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(hung, hông)

Last modified on 21 August 2013, at 19:41