See also: and

TranslingualEdit

shinjitai

simplified

traditional

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): phonetic  + semantic 

Han characterEdit

(radical 149 +16, 23 strokes, cangjie input 女火人大 (VFOK), four-corner 22408, composition)

  1. change, transform, alter
  2. rebel

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1186, character 12
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 36117
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1650, character 2
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1481, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+8B8A

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Jyutping bin3, Yale bin3)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(byeon) (hangeul , revised byeon, McCune-Reischauer pyŏn, Yale pyen)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Pinyin biàn (bian4), Wade-Giles pien4)

CompoundsEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(biến, bén, bến)

Last modified on 16 February 2014, at 12:32