See also:
U+859F, 薟
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-859F

[U+859E]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+85A0]

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 140, +13, 19 strokes, cangjie input 廿人一人 (TOMO), four-corner 44886, composition)

  1. vine

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1061, character 30
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 32131
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1525, character 25
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 5, page 3303, character 15
  • Unihan data for U+859F

ChineseEdit

Glyph originEdit

Historical forms of the character
Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han)
Small seal script
 

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *ɡ·ram, *ɡ·ramʔ, *qʰram): semantic (grass) + phonetic (OC *skʰlam)

Etymology 1Edit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“wild vine, vitis pentaphylla”).
(This character, , is a variant form of .)

Etymology 2Edit

trad.
simp.
alternative forms

PronunciationEdit


Note:
  • hiam1 - Shantou, Chaoyang, Jieyang, Raoping, Pontianak;
  • hiêm1 - Chaozhou;
  • hiang1 - Chenghai.

DefinitionsEdit

  1. (Taiwan, Malaysia and Singapore Hokkien; Teochew; Zhao'an Hakka) spicy
  2. (Xiamen, Quanzhou, Zhangzhou and Taiwanese Hokkien) pungent
SynonymsEdit

CompoundsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • English: hiam

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit