TranslingualEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • See also (different characters in Traditional Chinese and Japanese)
  • Other forms: , , ,

EtymologyEdit

木 + the sound (leaking out). Simplified Chinese uses it to replace .

Han characterEdit

(radical 75 +4, 8 strokes, cangjie input 木金戈 (DCI), four-corner 48932, composition)

  1. pine tree
  2. fir tree
  3. A surname, listed 216th in the Baijiaxing

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 514, character 11
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 14516
  • Dae Jaweon: page 901, character 14
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1173, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+677E

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(traditional , Jyutping cung4, Yale chung4)

The pronunciation changed if used as .


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

  • 松明 (たいまつ, taimatsu)

NounEdit

(hiragana まつ, romaji matsu)

  1. a pine branch decorated for the celebration of New Year
  2. the highest rank of a 3-tier ranking system

Coordinate termsEdit

  • (たけ, take, the middle rank)
  • (うめ, ume, the lowest rank)

Proper nounEdit

(hiragana まつ, romaji Matsu)

  1. A surname​.

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(song) (hangeul , revised song, McCune-Reischauer song, Yale song)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(traditional , Pinyin sōng (song1), Sōng (Song1), Wade-Giles sung1, Sung1)

CompoundsEdit

  • 松花
  • 松球
  • 松仁, 松仁儿
  • 松鼠, 松鼠儿
  • 松树
  • 松涛
  • 松烟
  • 松针
  • 松脂
  • 松绑
  • 松弛
  • 松脆
  • 松动
  • 松紧带, 松紧带儿
  • 松劲, 松劲儿
  • 松开
  • 松快
  • 松气
  • 松软
  • 松散
  • 松手
  • 松松垮垮, 松松垮垮的

Middle ChineseEdit

Han characterEdit

(*ziong)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(tùng, thông, tòng)

Last modified on 11 April 2014, at 05:58