See also:

TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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Stroke order
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EtymologyEdit

夕 夕 夕 夕
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Large seal script Small seal script

Pictogram (象形) Picture of the moon crescent.

ReferencesEdit

  • Richard Sears, "" (in English/Mandarin), Chinese Etymology. URL accessed on 2014-02-24.

Han characterEdit

(radical 36 +0, 3 strokes, cangjie input 弓戈 (NI), four-corner 27200)

  1. evening, night, dusk
  2. slanted

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 246, character 1
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 5749
  • Dae Jaweon: page 487, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 859, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+5915

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Yale jik6)


HakkaEdit

HanziEdit

(POJ sip, Guangdong sip8; sit8 [Dongguan], Hagfa Pinyim qid6)

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 1 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. evening

ReadingsEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana ゆう, historical hiragana ゆふ, romaji )

  1. evening

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(seok, sa)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul): [[, ]] (revised: seok, sa, McCune-Reischauer: sŏk, sa, Yale: sek, sa)
  • Name (hangeul): [[저녁석]] (Yale: cenyeksek)

MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin (xi1), Wade-Giles hsi1)

NounEdit

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin )

  1. night, evening, dusk

CompoundsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • "" (in Mandarin/English), MDBG English to Chinese dictionary ( Based on CC-CEDICT ). URL accessed on 2014-03-10.

Min NanEdit

HanziEdit

(POJ se̍k (sek8), sia̍h (siah8), Guangdong siak8, sia8)

ReferencesEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(tịch)

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