Last modified on 13 September 2014, at 02:48

See also: and

TranslingualEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (food) + phonetic  (as in ); phonetic now simplified to .

Han characterEdit

(radical 184 +8, 17 strokes, cangjie input 人戈廿廿 (OITT), four-corner 88741)

  1. biscuit, pancake

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1419, character 14
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 44133
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1943, character 20
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4453, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+9905

ChineseEdit

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PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

  1. cake, biscuit, pastry, cookie

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

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NounEdit

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(hiragana もち, romaji mochi)

  1. rice cake

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(byeong)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (revised: byeong)
  • Name (hangeul):  (revised: tteok)
  1. cake

VietnameseEdit

CharacterEdit

ReadingsEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

(bánh)

  1. pastry, cake, bread, dumpling, noodle, wafer, or pudding

ReferencesEdit