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U+8B90, 讐
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8B90

[U+8B8F]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+8B91]

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 149, +16, 23 strokes, cangjie input 人土卜一口 (OGYMR), composition)

  1. enemy, rival, opponent

ReferencesEdit


ChineseEdit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“enemy, rival, opponent”).
(This character, , is a variant form of .)

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. enemy
  2. revenge, vengeance

ReadingsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Kanji in this term
あだ
Hyōgaiji
kun’yomi

/ata//ada/

A sound shift in the Edo period from earlier form ata, itself from classical verb 当つ (atsu), which became modern 当たる (ataru, to be against).

PronunciationEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana あだ, rōmaji ada)

  1. an opponent, an enemy, a foe
  2. harm, injury
  3. terrible treatment (of someone or something)
  4. hate towards someone, a grudge

Usage notesEdit

The spelling is much more common.

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(eum (su))

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

: Hán Nôm readings: cừu, thù

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