simpl. and trad.
See also:

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 86 +10, 14 strokes, cangjie input 戈心火 (IPF), four-corner 21331, composition)

  1. a bear
  2. brilliant
  3. bright
  4. used as a surname

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 679, character 10
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 19294
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1090, character 32
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2227, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+718A

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping hung4, Yale hung4)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  1. bear

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana くま, katakana クマ, romaji kuma)

  1. bear (animal)
  2. (slang) bear, otter, a hairy man, especially one who is gay.

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(ung) (hangeul , revised ung, McCune-Reischauer ung, Yale wung)

  1. ( , gom ung): bear

SynonymsEdit


MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin xióng
Zhuyin ㄒㄩㄥˊ
IPA (key) /ɕi̯ʊŋ³⁵/
Audio
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HanziEdit

(Pinyin xióng (xiong2), Wade-Giles hsiung2)

  1. bear (mammal)

NounEdit

(traditional and simplified, Pinyin xióng)

  1. bear (mammal)

CompoundsEdit

  • 熊包
  • 熊胆
  • 熊猫
  • 熊瞎子
  • 熊心豹胆
  • 熊熊
  • 熊样儿
  • 熊掌
  • 熊狸

Middle ChineseEdit

Han characterEdit

(ɦüŋ)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(hùng)

Last modified on 15 April 2014, at 23:54