See also:

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

Han characterEdit

(radical 167 +12, 20 strokes, cangjie input 金土土山 (CGGU), four-corner 84111)

  1. big cymbals
  2. disturb, argue, debate

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1321, character 30
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 40867
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1821, character 22
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 4253, character 12
  • Unihan data for U+9403

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Yale naau4)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(nyo>yo) (hangeul [[>]], revised nyo>yo, McCune-Reischauer nyo>yo, Yale nyo>yo)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Pinyin náo (nao2), nào (nao4), Wade-Giles nao2, nao4)

Last modified on 27 January 2014, at 03:36