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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 154 +10, 17 strokes, cangjie input 月金廿X金 (BCTXC), four-corner 68837)

  1. make money, earn
  2. gain, profit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1211, character 17
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 36880
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1677, character 13
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 3655, character 8
  • Unihan data for U+8CFA

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Yale jaam6, jaan6)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


MandarinEdit

simpl.
trad.

HanziEdit

(simplified , Pinyin zhuàn (zhuan4), Wade-Giles chuan4)

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin zhuàn
Zhuyin ㄓㄨㄢˋ
IPA (key) /ʈ͡ʂu̯a̠n⁵¹/

VerbEdit

(traditional, Pinyin zhuàn, simplified )

  1. (Intermediate Mandarin) to make a profit; to gain; to earn money

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin zuàn
Zhuyin ㄗㄨㄢˋ
IPA (key) /t͡su̯a̠n⁵¹/

VerbEdit

(traditional, Pinyin zuàn, simplified )

  1. (literary) to deceive; to fool
Last modified on 5 April 2014, at 09:53