TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (grass, plant) + phonetic  – a type of plant.

Han characterEdit

(radical 140 +4, 10 strokes, cangjie input 廿人中中 (TOLL), X廿人中中 (XTOLL), four-corner 44228, composition)

  1. mustard plant
  2. mustard
  3. tiny

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1019, character 31
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 30715
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1477, character 14
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3182, character 6
  • Unihan data for U+82A5

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping gaai3, Yale gaai3)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(gae) (hangeul , revised gae, McCune-Reischauer kae, Yale kay)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin jiè (jie4), Wade-Giles chieh4)

CompoundsEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(giới)

Last modified on 5 April 2014, at 09:08