TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

(fish) +  – a kind of fish. A Japanese kokuji coined in the Nara period.

Han characterEdit

(radical 195 +10, 21 strokes, cangjie input 弓火弓一一 (NFNMM), composition)

  1. sardine

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 1476, character 25
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 46413
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4708, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+9C2F

JapaneseEdit

鰯(iwashi)

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

  1. sardine

ReadingsEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana いわし, romaji iwashi)

  1. a sardine (a fish)

Derived termsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(yak) (hangeul [[]], revised yak, McCune-Reischauer yak, Yale yak)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin ruò (ruo4), Wade-Giles jo4)

Last modified on 14 November 2013, at 17:25