See also:

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

Han characterEdit

(radical 149 +6, 13 strokes, cangjie input 卜口弓一山 (YRNMU), four-corner 07612)

  1. deceive, cheat, defraud
  2. sly

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1158, character 3
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 35434
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1623, character 7
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 3968, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+8A6D

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Jyutping gwai2, Yale gwai2)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(gwe) (hangeul , revised gwe, McCune-Reischauer kwe, Yale kwey)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Pinyin guǐ (gui3), yáng (yang2), Wade-Giles kuei3, yang2)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(quỷ, nguỵ)

Last modified on 26 March 2014, at 15:49