See also: and

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (say) + phonetic 

Han characterEdit

(radical 149 +10, 17 strokes, cangjie input 卜口廿廿月 (YRTTB), four-corner 05657)

  1. explain
  2. discuss
  3. talk
  4. speak
  5. say

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1175, character 24
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 35824
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1640, character 2
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 4004, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+8B1B

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Yale gong2)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 5 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

SuffixEdit

(hiragana こう, romaji -kō)

  1. mutual financial assistance association
    いわゆる「ネズミ (こう)」を運営 (うんえい)したとして、無限連鎖講防止法違反 (むげんれんさこうぼうしほういはん) (うたが)いが ()たれています。
    iwayuru "nezumi-kō" o un'ei shita toshite, mugenrensakō bōshihō ihan no utagai gamotareteimasu.
    He is being held on suspicion of violating the Law on Prevention of Pyramid Schemes for operating the so-called "Mouse Mutual Assistance Association."

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(gang) (hangeul , revised gang, McCune-Reischauer kang, Yale kang)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Pinyin jiǎng (jiang3), quán (quan2), Wade-Giles chiang3, ch'üan2)


Min NanEdit

HanziEdit

(POJ kóng,káng)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(giảng, nhãng)

Last modified on 17 February 2014, at 16:35