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TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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EtymologyEdit

Ideogram (指事), a man with bent legs (jumping or collapsing). Compare with , which derives from a man with straight legs, and in present form has slightly different strokes.

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

Han characterEdit

(radical 43 +0, 3 strokes, cangjie input 大山 (KU), X大山 (XKU), four-corner 40010)

  1. weak
  2. KangXi radical 43

DescendantsEdit

Related charactersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 298, character 2
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 7539
  • Dae Jaweon: page 593, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 551, character 10
  • Unihan data for U+5C22

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping wong1, Yale wong1)


HakkaEdit

HanziEdit

(POJ vong, Guangdong wong1; vong1 [Meixian], ju2 [Kwangtung], Hagfa Pinyim vong1)

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin wāng (wang1), yóu (you2), Wade-Giles wang1)

  1. lame, weak

Usage notesEdit

Only used independently as a variant of .

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 879, character 3
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 25885
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1307, character 5
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 2950, character 10
  • Unihan data for U+7B11
  • 2005, William McNaughton, Reading & Writing Chinese: Simplified Character Edition, edition 2nd Edition, Tuttle, ISBN 978-0804835091, page 14:

Min NanEdit

HanziEdit

(TLPA ong (ong1), Guangdong ong1)

ReferencesEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(uông, vưu)

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