TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 44 +4, 7 strokes, cangjie input 尸竹手山 (SHQU), four-corner 77214, composition)

  1. tail, extremity
  2. end, stern

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 300, character 16
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 7650
  • Dae Jaweon: page 596, character 12
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 966, character 16
  • Unihan data for U+5C3E

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping mei5, Yale mei5)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

EtymologyEdit

/wo/ → /o/.

NounEdit

(hiragana , historical hiragana , romaji o)

  1. a tail
  2. the foot of a mountain
  3. the end of something

Derived termsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(mi) (hangeul [[]], revised mi, McCune-Reischauer mi)


MandarinEdit

PronunciationEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin wěi (wei3), Wade-Giles wei3)

CompoundsEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(, vãi, vả, , vải)

Last modified on 4 April 2014, at 20:08