See also:

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

("coming") + ("foot"); meaning the grain that is coming (wheat)

Stroke order
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Han characterEdit

(radical 199 +0, 11 strokes, cangjie input 十人弓戈 (JONI), four-corner 40207)

  1. wheat, barley, oats
  2. KangXi radical number 199
  3. a surname in China

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1512, character 8
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 47717
  • Dae Jaweon: page 2041, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4600, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+9EA5

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Jyutping maak6, mak6, Yale maak6, mak6)


HakkaEdit

HanziEdit

(POJ ma̍k, Guangdong mak8, Hagfa Pinyim mag6)

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(maek)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul): [[]] (revised: maek, McCune-Reischauer: maek, Yale: mayk)
  • Name (hangeul): 보리 (revised: bori, McCune-Reischauer: pori)

CompoundsEdit


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Pinyin mài (mai4), Wade-Giles mai4)

CompoundsEdit


Min NanEdit

HanziEdit

(TLPA be̍h (beh8))

ReferencesEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(mạch)

Last modified on 15 April 2014, at 22:14