See also:

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

Han characterEdit

(radical 195 +12, 23 strokes, cangjie input 弓火火木手 (NFFDQ), four-corner 29359, composition)

  1. fish scales

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1478, character 22
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 46502
  • Dae Jaweon: page 2010, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4715, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+9C57

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Jyutping leon4, Yale leun4)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(rin, in) (hangeul [[, ]], revised rin, in, McCune-Reischauer rin, in, Yale lin, in)


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Pinyin lín (lin2), shàn (shan4), Wade-Giles lin2, shan4)


Middle ChineseEdit

Han characterEdit

(*lin)


Min NanEdit

HanziEdit

(TLPA lîn (lin5), lân (lan5))

ReferencesEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(lân)

Last modified on 11 April 2014, at 22:35