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TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Simplified from  ( → )

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

Han characterEdit

(radical 162 +4, 8 strokes, cangjie input 卜一一山 (YMMU))

  1. distant, remote, far
  2. profound

ReferencesEdit


CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(traditional , Yale yun5)


MandarinEdit

PronunciationEdit

HanziEdit

(traditional , Pinyin yuǎn (yuan3), Wade-Giles yüan3)

AdjectiveEdit

(simplified, Pinyin yuǎn, traditional )

  1. distant, remote, far
  2. profound

VerbEdit

(simplified, Pinyin yuàn, traditional )

  1. (literary) to distance oneself from

Proper nounEdit

(simplified, Pinyin yuàn, traditional )

  1. A surname​.

ReferencesEdit

  • "" (in Mandarin/English), MDBG English to Chinese dictionary ( Based on CC-CEDICT ). URL accessed on 2014-02-22.
Last modified on 31 March 2014, at 14:54