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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 84 +8, 12 strokes, cangjie input 人弓火火 (ONFF), four-corner 80817, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 600, character 1
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 17071
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2013, character 6
  • Unihan data for U+6C2E

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.
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EtymologyEdit

From (dàn, “dilute”), referring to nitrogen compounds diluting oxygen in the air.

PronunciationEdit


DefinitionsEdit

  1. nitrogen

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. nitrogen

ReadingsEdit

Usage notesEdit

Not used in Japanese. Some sources erroneously give a meaning of xenon, instead of the correct nitrogen.

The Japanese word for nitrogen is 窒素 ‎(chisso).


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(dam) (hangeul , revised dam, McCune-Reischauer tam, Yale tam)

  1. nitrogen

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(đạm)

  1. nitrogen
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