TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 140 +2, 8 strokes, cangjie input 廿大 (TK), X廿大 (XTK), four-corner 44400, composition)

  1. artemisia, mugwort
  2. used in transliteration
  3. a Chinese surname

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1017, character 9
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 30648
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1475, character 14
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3172, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+827E

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(Jyutping ngaai6, Yale ngaai6)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana もぐさ, romaji mogusa)

  1. mugwort

DescendantsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(ae) (hangeul [[]], revised ae, McCune-Reischauer ae, Yale ay)

  1. () moxa, mugwort

See alsoEdit


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(Pinyin ài (ai4), (yi4), Wade-Giles ai4, i4)

CompoundsEdit

  • 艾草 (ài cǎo)
  • 野艾 (yě ài)

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(ngải, nghệ, nghễ)

Last modified on 5 April 2014, at 09:08