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TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Historical forms of the character
Small seal script


References:

Mostly from Richard Sears' Chinese Etymology site (authorisation),
which in turn draws data from various collections of ancient forms of Chinese characters, including:

  • Shuowen Jiezi (small seal),
  • Jinwen Bian (bronze inscriptions),
  • Liushutong (large seal) and
  • Xu Jiaguwen Bian (oracle bone script).

Han characterEdit

(radical 9 +13, 15 strokes, cangjie input 人田中女 (OWLV), four-corner 26232, composition)

  1. clever, nimble

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 119, character 10
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 1188
  • Dae Jaweon: page 252, character 9
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 225, character 8
  • Unihan data for U+5107

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

‎(Yale hyun1)

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JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(hyeon) (hangeul , revised hyeon, McCune-Reischauer hyŏn)

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MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

‎(Pinyin xuān (xuan1), Wade-Giles hsüan1)

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