See also:
U+62FF, 拿

CJK Unified Ideographs

Translingual edit

Stroke order

Han character edit

(Kangxi radical 64, +6, 10 strokes, cangjie input 人口手 (ORQ), four-corner 80502, composition )

Derived characters edit

References edit

  • Kangxi Dictionary: page 429, character 1
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 12015
  • Dae Jaweon: page 777, character 19
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 3, page 1864, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+62FF

Chinese edit

simp. and trad.
alternative forms

Glyph origin edit

Historical forms of the character
Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han)
Small seal script

Compound of .

A later alternative glyph of () and for senses related to “to take with hand”. Originally regarded as unorthodox by Zhengzitong and Zihui.

Pronunciation edit

Note: 1'na,3na = literary, 1'no,3no = vernacular, 1'ne = ‘to carry’.
  • la1 in 拿得來;
  • la2 in 拿手.

  • Dialectal data
Variety Location
Mandarin Beijing /na³⁵/
Harbin /na²⁴/
Tianjin /nɑ⁴⁵/
Jinan /na⁴²/
Qingdao /na⁴²/
Zhengzhou /na⁴²/
Xi'an /na²⁴/
Xining /na²⁴/
Yinchuan /na⁵³/
Lanzhou /la⁵³/
Ürümqi /na⁵¹/
Wuhan /na²¹³/
Chengdu /na³¹/
Guiyang /na²¹/
Kunming /na̠³¹/
Nanjing /lɑ²⁴/
Hefei /la⁵⁵/
Jin Taiyuan /na¹¹/
Pingyao /nɑ¹³/
Hohhot /na³¹/
Wu Shanghai /na⁵³/
Suzhou /no¹³/
Hangzhou /nɑ²¹³/
Wenzhou /na²¹³/
Hui Shexian /la³¹/
Tunxi /tɔ¹¹/
Xiang Changsha /la³³/ ~得來
/la¹³/ ~手
Xiangtan /nɒ³³/
Gan Nanchang /lɑ⁴⁵/
Hakka Meixian /na⁴⁴/
Taoyuan /nɑ²⁴/
Cantonese Guangzhou /na²¹/
Nanning /na²¹/
Hong Kong /na²¹/
Min Xiamen (Min Nan) /na⁵³/
Fuzhou (Min Dong) /na³²/
Jian'ou (Min Bei) /na⁴²/
Shantou (Min Nan) /nã⁵³/
Haikou (Min Nan) /na³¹/
/lia³³/ 訓掠

Zhengzhang system (2003)
Reading # 1/1
No. 9590
MC rime

Definitions edit

  1. to take; to hold; to grasp
      ―  zhe yī bēi shuǐ  ―  I am holding a cup of water.
      ―  Bié bǎ shū zǒu.  ―  Don't take away the book.
  2. to seize; to capture
    白撞白撞 [Cantonese]  ―  jim4 naa4 baak6 zong6 [Jyutping]  ―  Trespassers will be prosecuted.
  3. to have a firm grasp of
      ―  quán  ―  to hold the reins
    不准  ―  bùzhǔn  ―  to be unsure
  4. to deliberately make things difficult for; to coerce
  5. to get; to receive
    獎牌奖牌  ―  jiǎngpái  ―  to get medals
    亞軍亚军  ―  le yàjūn.  ―  I was the runner-up.
  6. to act; to pretend
    架子  ―  jiàzi  ―  to put on airs
  7. by means of; with; by
    寫字写字  ―  bǐ xiězì  ―  to write with a pen/pencil
    事實證明事实证明  ―  shìshí zhèngmíng  ―  prove with facts
  8. used to introduce the target of a following verb phrase
    開玩笑开玩笑  ―  wǒ kāiwánxiào  ―  make fun of me
    沒有辦法没有办法  ―  tā méiyǒu bànfǎ.  ―  I can't do anything with him.
  9. (Cantonese) Alternative form of
  10. (Northern Wu, Min Bei) particle introducing the object of the verb
    老師批評 [Shanghainese, trad.]
    老师批评 [Shanghainese, simp.]
    1lau-sy 1nau 6yi 1phi-bin-leq 7iq-ten [Wugniu]
    The teacher gave him a scolding.

Synonyms edit

  • (to take):
  • (with):
  • (object marker):

Compounds edit

Japanese edit

Kanji edit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings edit

  • On (unclassified): (da); (na)
  • Kun: ひく (hiku, 拿く)

Korean edit

Hanja edit

(eumhun 잡을 (jabeul na))

  1. Hanja form? of (to take).

Vietnamese edit

Han character edit

: Hán Nôm readings: , nạ, nả,

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