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TranslingualEdit

shinjitai

simplified

traditional

EtymologyEdit

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

Han characterEdit

(radical 170 +13, 16 strokes, cangjie input 弓中人一人 (NLOMO), four-corner 78286, composition)

  1. narrow pass
  2. strategic point
  3. dangerous

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1361, character 10
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 41874
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1865, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 4160, character 8
  • Unihan data for U+96AA

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Yale him2)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(heom) (hangeul , revised heom, McCune-Reischauer hŏm, Yale hem)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Pinyin jiǎn (jian3), xiǎn (xian3), yán (yan2), Wade-Giles chien3, hsien3, yen2)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(hiểm, hẻm, hiếm, hĩm)

Last modified on 28 October 2013, at 05:00