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Translingual

Han character

(radical 18 +7, 9 strokes, cangjie input 廿月中弓 (TBLN), four-corner 80221)

  1. in front, forward
  2. preceding

References

  • KangXi: page 140, character 15
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 2011
  • Dae Jaweon: page 318, character 6
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 248, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+524D

Cantonese

Hanzi

(Yale chin4)


Japanese

Kanji

(grade 2 kanji)

Readings

Noun

(hiragana まえ, romaji mae)

  1. the front
  2. the past

Adnominal

前の(まえの, maeno)

  1. front (direction)
  2. former

Korean

Hanja

(hangeul 전, revised jeon, McCune-Reischauer chŏn)

1. front (direction) 2. before



Mandarin

Pronunciation

Hanzi

(pinyin qián (qian2), shā (sha1), Wade-Giles ch'ien2, sha1)


Vietnamese

Han character

(tiền, tèn)

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