See also:

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  + phonetic 

Han characterEdit

(radical 167 +6, 14 strokes, cangjie input 竹人金一弓 (HOCMN), four-corner 21109, composition)

  1. bit
  2. hold in mouth, bite
  3. gag

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1305, character 12
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 40390
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1807, character 22
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 840, character 15
  • Unihan data for U+929C

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Yale haam4)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(ham) (hangeul , revised ham, McCune-Reischauer ham, Yale ham)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Pinyin xián (xian2), Wade-Giles hsien2)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(hàm)

Last modified on 5 April 2014, at 10:26