Last modified on 14 May 2014, at 14:10
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TranslingualEdit

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Han characterEdit

(radical 170 +4, 7 strokes, cangjie input 弓中月 (NLB), composition)

  1. dark
  2. secret
  3. 'female' principle: yin

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1347, character 8
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 41579
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1849, character 2
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 4117, character 14
  • Unihan data for U+9634

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(traditional , Jyutping jam1, Yale yam1)

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MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin yīn (yin1), Wade-Giles yin1)

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

(simplified, Pinyin yīn (yin1), traditional )

  1. [literary] cloudy; overcast
  2. [literary] hidden
  3. [literary] negative

NounEdit

(simplified, Pinyin yīn, traditional )

  1. [literary] shade
  2. [literary] moon
CompoundsEdit