See also:

TranslingualEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (grass) + phonetic 

Han characterEdit

(radical 140 +5, 9 strokes, cangjie input 廿水尸山 (TESU), four-corner 44112)

  1. used as a surname
  2. bee-like insect
  3. (substitute for in simplified Chinese) model, example, law, type

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1026, character 1
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 30834
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1485, character 11
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3196, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+8303

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(traditional , Yale faan6)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(beom) (hangeul , revised beom, McCune-Reischauer pŏm, Yale pem)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(traditional , Pinyin fàn (fan4), Wade-Giles fan4) (traditional , Pinyin fàn (fan4), Wade-Giles fan4)


VietnameseEdit

(phạm (chỉ Họ) )

Last modified on 5 April 2014, at 09:11