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Translingual

Han character

(radical 9 +7, 9 strokes, cangjie input 人竹手戈 (OHQI), four-corner 23250)

  1. sudden(ly), soon
  2. Russian

References

  • KangXi: page 104, character 6
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 665
  • Dae Jaweon: page 220, character 6
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 162, character 14
  • Unihan data for U+4FC4

Cantonese

Hanzi

(Yale ngo5)


Japanese

Noun

(hiragana にわか, romaji niwaka)

  1. sudden, abrupt, unexpected, improvised, offhand

Kanji

Readings

Compounds

  • 俄然 (gazen): suddenly, abruptly
  • 俄雨 (niwakaame): rain shower

Korean

Hanja

(hangeul 아, revised a, McCune-Reischauer a)


Mandarin

Hanzi

(pinyin é (e2), Wade-Giles o2)

Compounds

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