See also:

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 167 +6, 14 strokes, cangjie input 金竹土山 (CHGU), four-corner 84111)

  1. mill
  2. pig iron

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: Template:Han KangXi link, character 19
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 40376
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1807, character 8
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 4197, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+9291

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Jyutping sin2, Yale sin2)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  1. pig iron

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

  • 銑鉄 (せんてつ, sentetsu): pig iron

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • New Nelson: 6263
  • Halpern: 1726
  • Halpern Learners: 1137
  • Heisig: 270
  • Tuttle Kanji Dictionary: 8a6.6
  1. Source: EDICT and KANJIDIC files licensed by the Electronic Dictionaries Research Group.

Usage notesEdit

銑 was removed from the general use Jōyō kanji by the Japanese government in 2010.

NounEdit

(hiragana ずく, romaji zuku)

  1. pig iron

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(seon) (hangeul , revised seon, McCune-Reischauer sŏn, Yale sen)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Pinyin xiǎn (xian3), Wade-Giles hsien3)

  1. shining metal

ReferencesEdit

Last modified on 20 March 2014, at 01:46