See also: and

TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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simpl.
trad.

EtymologyEdit

Pictogram (象形): gate

Also Simplified from in some characters, such as .

Han characterEdit

(radical 169 +0, 8 strokes, cangjie input 日弓 (AN), four-corner 77777)

  1. gate, door, entrance, opening

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1329, character 53
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 41208
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1833, character 38
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4281, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+9580

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Jyutping mun4, Yale mun4)


HakkaEdit

HanziEdit

(POJ mûn, Guangdong mun2, Hagfa Pinyim mun2)

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

Ryakuji for 門. Compare derived ryakuji for and , and simplified .

KanjiEdit

(grade 2 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

  • 門戸 (もんこ, family)

NounEdit

(hiragana もん, romaji mon)

  1. gate

NounEdit

(hiragana かど, romaji kado)

  1. gate

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(mun)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (revised: mun, McCune-Reischauer: mun, Yale: mwun)
  • Name (hangeul):  (revised: mun, McCune-Reischauer: mun, Yale: mwun)
  1. gate, door, gateway, portal

MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Pinyin mén (men2), yán (yan2), Wade-Giles men2, yen2)

NounEdit

(traditional, Pinyin mén, simplified )

  1. gate, door, entrance, opening
  2. valve, switch
  3. way of doing something, knack
    门路 (門路)
  4. family
  5. (religious) sect, school of thought
    佛门 (佛門)
    摩门 (摩門)
  6. class, category
  7. classifier for large guns
  8. classifier for lessons, subjects, branches of technology, languages

Proper nounEdit

(traditional, Pinyin mén, simplified )

  1. a Chinese surname

ReferencesEdit

  • "" (in Mandarin/English), MDBG English to Chinese dictionary ( Based on CC-CEDICT ). URL accessed on 2014-02-14.

Min NanEdit

HanziEdit

(TLPA bûn (bun5), mn̂g (mng5))

ReferencesEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(môn, món, mon, cao)

Last modified on 13 April 2014, at 17:56