See also: and

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (house) + phonetic  (goat)

House is spacious. See also .

Han characterEdit

(radical 40 +12, 15 strokes, cangjie input 十廿月戈 (JTBI), four-corner 30216, composition)

  1. broad, wide
  2. spacious, vast

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 292, character 6
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 7322
  • Dae Jaweon: page 578, character 5
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 947, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+5BEC

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Jyutping fun1, Yale fun1)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(gwan) (hangeul , revised gwan, McCune-Reischauer kwan)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Pinyin kuān (kuan1), Wade-Giles k'uan1)


Middle ChineseEdit

Han characterEdit

(kuɑn)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(khoan, khoăn)

Last modified on 16 February 2014, at 19:01