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Translingual

Stroke order
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Han character

(radical 10 +4, 6 strokes, cangjie input 竹土竹山 (HGHU), four-corner 24211)

  1. first, former, previous

References

  • KangXi: page 124, character 5
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 1349
  • Dae Jaweon: page 260, character 6
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 267, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+5148

Cantonese

Hanzi

(Yale sin1)


Japanese

Noun

(hiragana さき, romaji saki)

  1. end, tip
  2. destination
  3. future
  4. sequel
  5. ahead

Derived terms

Idioms

Kanji

(grade 1 kanji)

Readings

Compounds

Related terms


Korean

Hanja


Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul): 선 (revised: seon, McCune-Reischauer: sŏn, Yale: sen)
  • Name (hangeul): 먼저 (revised: meonjeo, McCune-Reischauer: mŏnjŏ, Yale: mence)

Mandarin

Pronunciation

Hanzi

(pinyin xiān (xian1), Wade-Giles hsien1)

Compounds


Vietnamese

Han character

(tiên, ten, teng)

Elsewhere on the web

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