See also:

TranslingualEdit

simpl.
trad.

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): phonetic  + semantic  (see) – someone you see every day.

Han characterEdit

(radical 147 +9, 16 strokes, cangjie input 卜木月山山 (YDBUU), four-corner 06910, composition)

  1. relatives, parents
  2. intimate

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1136, character 12
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 34918
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1602, character 35
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 3671, character 12
  • Unihan data for U+89AA

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Yale chan1)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 2 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana おや, romaji oya)

  1. a mother; a father; a parent
  2. the founder
  3. the dealer; the banker

IdiomsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(chin) (hangeul , revised chin, McCune-Reischauer ch'in, Yale chin)

CompoundsEdit


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Pinyin qīn (qin1), Wade-Giles ch'in1)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(thân)

Last modified on 31 March 2014, at 14:41