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TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

Han characterEdit

(radical 149 +19, 26 strokes, cangjie input 卜口竹山金 (YRHUC), four-corner 04686, composition)

  1. to praise, to commend, to eulogize

ReferencesEdit


CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Jyutping zaan3, Yale jaan3)


JapaneseEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(chan) (hangeul , revised chan, McCune-Reischauer ch'an, Yale chan)


MandarinEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

(traditional, Pinyin zàn, simplified )

  1. to commend; to praise
  2. to aid; to assist

Derived termsEdit


Min NanEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

(traditional, POJ chán, traditional , simplified )

  1. awesome; cool

See alsoEdit

  • (Mandarin equivalent)

VerbEdit

(traditional, POJ chán, traditional , simplified )

  1. to commend; to praise

Derived termsEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(tán)

Last modified on 10 April 2014, at 02:16