TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  (grass) +  (ear) – soft as the downy hair on an (animal’s) ear.

Han characterEdit

(radical 140 +6, 12 strokes, cangjie input 廿尸十 (TSJ), four-corner 44401, composition)

  1. soft, downy
  2. buds, sprouts

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1029, character 7
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 30918
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1488, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3200, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+8338

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping jung4, jung5, Yale yung4, yung5)


HakkaEdit

HanziEdit

(POJ yûng, Guangdong jung2; zung2 [Hailu], Hagfa Pinyim yung2)

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana きのこ, katakana キノコ, romaji kinoko)

  1. a mushroom; a toadstool

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(yong) (hangeul [[]], revised yong, McCune-Reischauer yong, Yale yong)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin róng (rong2), rǒng (rong3), Wade-Giles jung2, jung3)

CompoundsEdit


Middle ChineseEdit

Han characterEdit

(njiong)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(nhung)

Last modified on 28 January 2014, at 17:34