See also:

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

Han characterEdit

(radical 194 +14, 24 strokes, cangjie input 一大竹戈 (MKHI), four-corner 71213)

  1. nightmare, bad dreams

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1463, character 23
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 45941
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1997, character 24
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4438, character 6
  • Unihan data for U+9B58

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Yale yim2)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(yeom) (hangeul , revised yeom, McCune-Reischauer yŏm, Yale yem)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Pinyin jiàn (jian4), yǎn (yan3), Wade-Giles chien4, yen3)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(yểm)

Last modified on 4 May 2013, at 04:09