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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 138 +1, 7 strokes, cangjie input 戈日女 (IAV), four-corner 30732, composition)

  1. good, virtuous, respectable

Derived charactersEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1013, character 23
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 30597
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1472, character 16
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3170, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+826F

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping loeng4, Yale leung4)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

  • 良い (yoi, ii): good, beneficial
  • 良さ (yosa): merit, virtue
  • 良く (yoku): well, much
  • 良好 (ryōkō): good, fine
  • 良質 (ryōshitsu): good quality
  • 良否 (ryōhi): quality
  • 良心 (ryōshin): conscience
  • 良識 (ryōshiki): good sense
  • 良い男 (yoi otoko): handsome man
  • 良導体 (ryōdōtai): good conductor
  • 良い天気 (yoi tenki): fair weather
  • 良かったら (yokattara): if you like
  • 最良 (sairyō): best, ideal
  • 優良 (yūryō): superior, excellent
  • 改良 (kairyō): improvement, reform
  • 不良 (furyō): badness, delinquency
  • 善良 (zenryō): goodness, excellence
  • 野良 (nora): the fields
  • 純良品 (junryōbin): genuine article
  • 仲良し (nakayoshi): intimacy, bosom buddy
  • 読み良い (yomiyoi): easy to read
  • 気分が良い (kibun ga yoi): feel good
  • 健康に良い (kenkō ni yoi): be good for the health
  • 丁度良い時に (chōdo yoi toki ni): none too soon

NounEdit

(hiragana りょう, romaji ryō)

  1. (school mark) good, B
    数学 (すうがく)成績 (せいせき) (りょう)だった
    sūgaku no seiseki wa ryō datta
    I got a B in math

Proper nounEdit

(hiragana りょう, romaji Ryō)

  1. A male given name

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(ryang, yang)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul): [[, ]] (revised: ryang, yang, McCune-Reischauer: ryang, yang, Yale: lyang, yang)
  • Name (hangeul): [[어질]] (revised: eojil, McCune-Reischauer: ŏjil)

MandarinEdit

PronunciationEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin liáng (liang2), liǎng (liang3), Wade-Giles liang2, liang3)


Min NanEdit

HanziEdit

(TLPA liông (liong5))

ReferencesEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(lương)

Last modified on 31 March 2014, at 14:38