TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 9 +6, 8 strokes, cangjie input 人一弓弓 (OMNN), four-corner 22200, composition)

  1. precedent, example
  2. regulation

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: Template:Han KangXi link, character 24
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 587
  • Dae Jaweon: page 215, character 5
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 146, character 8
  • Unihan data for U+4F8B

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Yale lai6)


JapaneseEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana れい, romaji rei)

例 (ためし, tameshi)
例し (ためし, tameshi)

The most common reading is れい (rei).

  1. example, instance
    • 例を引く [挙げる]
      れいをひく[あげる]
      rei o hiku [ageru]
      cite [give] an example
  2. illustration
  3. case
  4. custom, the usual
    • 例によって
      れいによって
      rei ni yotte
      as usual
    • 例に無く
      れいになく
      rei ni naku
      contrary to habit
  5. precedent
  6. that
    • 例の
      れいのおとこ
      rei no otoko
      that man (who we were speaking about)

KanjiEdit

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

  • 例会
  • 例解
  • 例外
  • 例規
  • 例月
  • 例言
  • 例刻
  • 例祭
  • 例時
  • 例示
  • 例式
  • 例証
  • 例数
  • 例題
  • 例日
  • 例年
  • 例文
  • 例話

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(rye) (hangeul , revised rye, McCune-Reischauer rye)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin (li4), Wade-Giles li4)

CompoundsEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(lệ)

Last modified on 30 September 2013, at 16:33