See also: and

TranslingualEdit

shinjitai

simplified

traditional

EtymologyEdit

Simplified from  ( → ).

Also Simplified from  ( → [[ ]] and  → ) (elimination of 言, in addition to 貝 → 贝 simplification).

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): phonetic  + semantic  (money) – to help with money.

Han characterEdit

(radical 154 +12, 16 strokes, cangjie input 竹山月人 (HUBO))

  1. to praise
  2. help, support, assist, aid, patronize

ReferencesEdit


CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(traditional , , Jyutping zaan3, Yale jaan3)


MandarinEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

(simplified, Pinyin zàn, traditional )

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

Derived termsEdit


Min NanEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

(simplified, POJ chán, traditional , simplified )

  1. awesome; cool

See alsoEdit

  • (Mandarin equivalent)

VerbEdit

(simplified, POJ chán, traditional , simplified )

  1. to commend; to praise

Derived termsEdit

Last modified on 10 April 2014, at 02:46