See also:

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

南蠻 is a kind of snake.

Han characterEdit

(radical 142 +19, 25 strokes, cangjie input 女火中一戈 (VFLMI), four-corner 22136)

  1. barbarians
  2. barbarous, savage

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: Template:Han KangXi link, character 25
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 33914
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1567, character 18
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2909, character 21
  • Unihan data for U+883B

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Yale maan4)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

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


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Pinyin mán (man2), Wade-Giles man2)


VietnameseEdit

(man, mán, mơn)

Last modified on 5 April 2014, at 09:28