TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  + phonetic 

Han characterEdit

(radical 173 +14, 22 strokes, cangjie input 一月月竹土 (MBBHG), four-corner 10214)

  1. misty, foggy
  2. dust storm

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1379, character 30
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 42507
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1889, character 14
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 4081, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+973E

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Yale maai4)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

  • On: ばい (bai)
  • Kun: つちふる (tsuchifuru), つちぐもり (tsuchigumori)

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(mae) (hangeul , revised mae, McCune-Reischauer mae, Yale may)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin mái (mai2), Wade-Giles mai2)

Last modified on 14 January 2013, at 02:53