See also: and

TranslingualEdit

shinjitai

simplified

traditional

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Pictogram (象形) – climbing a tree , with the feet visible. Etymology clearer in alternative form . In this form, simplified to  +  (tree + top, feet).

Han characterEdit

(radical 4 丿+9, 10 strokes, cangjie input 竹木中心 (HDLP), four-corner 20901, composition)

  1. ride, ascend
  2. avail oneself of
  3. numerary adjunct (measure word) for vehicles

Derived charactersEdit

Related charactersEdit

See alsoEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 83, character 9
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 154
  • Dae Jaweon: page 166, character 40
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 40, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+4E58

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Yale sing4, sing6)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(seung)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (revised: seung, McCune-Reischauer: sŭng)
  • Name (hangeul): [[]] (revised: tal, McCune-Reischauer: t'al)

ReferencesEdit


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin chéng (cheng2), shèng (sheng4), Wade-Giles ch'eng2, sheng4)

  1. ride (chéng: a vehicle)
  2. multiply (chéng: multiply a number by another number)
  3. carriage drawn by four horses (shèng)

CompoundsEdit

  • 大乘 (dàchéng or dàshèng)
  • 二乘 (èrshèng)
  • 上乘 (shàngshèng)
  • 小乘 (xiǎochéng or xiǎoshèng)

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(thặng, thắng, thừa)

ReferencesEdit

Last modified on 16 August 2013, at 05:33