See also:

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 142 +10, 16 strokes, cangjie input 中戈尸手火 (LISQF), four-corner 51127, composition)

  1. ant
  2. leech

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1093, character 40
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 33428
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1558, character 28
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2876, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+879E

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Jyutping maa1, maa5, maa6, Yale ma1, ma5, ma6)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

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

  1. (거머리) horse-leech (Haemopis sanguisuga)

SynonymsEdit

  • (마, ma)
  • (황, hwang)
  • 螞蟥 (마황, mahwang)
  • 馬蛭 (마질, majil) lit. horse leech

CompoundsEdit

Related termsEdit


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Pinyin (ma3), Wade-Giles ma3)

Last modified on 5 April 2014, at 09:26