See also:

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

This character has lost its original meaning of scorpion.

Han characterEdit

(radical 140 +9, 13 strokes, cangjie input 廿田中月 (TWLB), four-corner 44427, composition)

  1. ten thousand
  2. innumerable
  3. (archaic use) scorpion [1]

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: Template:Han KangXi link, character 33
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 31339
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1501, character 6
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3247, character 8
  • Unihan data for U+842C

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Jyutping maan6, Yale maan6)


JapaneseEdit

shinjitai

simplified

traditional

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

  1. ten thousand

ReadingsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • New Nelson: 5103
  • Halpern: 2497
  • Halpern Learners: not listed
  • Heisig: 2969
  • Tuttle Kanji Dictionary: 0a3.8
  1. Source: EDICT and KANJIDIC files licensed by the Electronic Dictionaries Research Group.

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(man)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (revised: man, McCune-Reischauer: man, Yale: man)
  • Name (hangeul):  (revised: man, McCune-Reischauer: man, Yale: man)

MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Pinyin wàn (wan4), Wade-Giles wan4)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(vạn, vàn, mại, muôn)

Last modified on 8 April 2013, at 10:26