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便

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Translingual

Stroke order
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Etymology

+ . to simplify the tense state

Han character

便 (radical 9 +7, 9 strokes, cangjie input 人一中大 (OMLK), four-corner 21246)

  1. convenience, ease
  2. expedient
  3. news

References

  • KangXi: page 103, character 32
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 659
  • Dae Jaweon: page 219, character 10
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 157, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+4FBF

Cantonese

Hanzi

便 (Yale bin6, pin4)


Japanese

Noun

便 (hiragana びん, romaji bin)

  1. a flight
  2. mail
  3. (bus) service

便 (hiragana べん, romaji ben)

  1. a convenience
  2. facilities
  3. bowel movement

便 (hiragana よすが, romaji yosuga)

This word more commonly written as .
  1. way, means
  2. reminder

Synonyms

Kanji

便 (grade 4 kanji)

Readings

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Korean

Hanja

便 (hangeul , , revised pyeon, byeon, McCune-Reischauer p'yŏn, pyŏn)


Mandarin

Hanzi

便 (pinyin biàn (bian4), Wade-Giles pien4)


Vietnamese

Han character

便 (tiện, biền)

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