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TranslingualEdit

simpl.
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EtymologyEdit

Simplified from  ( → ).

In current form, Phono-semantic compound (形聲): phonetic  + semantic  (shell, money) – valuable goods. 化 means “change”, so also connotation of “valuable goods that are exchanged, commodities”.

Han characterEdit

(radical 154 +4, 8 strokes, cangjie input 人心月人 (OPBO))

  1. goods, commodities, products

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CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(traditional , Yale fo3)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(traditional , Pinyin huò (huo4), Wade-Giles huo4)

CompoundsEdit

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