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TranslingualEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (thread) + phonetic  – to tie fast, to maintain.

Han characterEdit

(radical 120 +8, 14 strokes, cangjie input 女火人土 (VFOG), four-corner 20914, composition)

  1. maintain, preserve, safeguard

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 927, character 15
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 27568
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1364, character 22
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3415, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+7DAD

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Jyutping wai4, Yale wai4)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(yu) (hangeul [[]], revised yu, McCune-Reischauer yu, Yale yu)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Pinyin wéi (wei2), Wade-Giles wei2)


Middle ChineseEdit

Han characterEdit

(ui)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(duy)

Last modified on 27 March 2014, at 09:20