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Happiness is the interval between periods of unhappiness.
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Stroke order
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Etymology

Pig radical under a roof radical .

Han character

(radical 40 +7, 10 strokes, cangjie input 十一尸人 (JMSO), four-corner 30232)

  1. house, home, residence
  2. family
  3. (as a suffix): professional, expert, performer

References

  • KangXi: page 286, character 17
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 7169
  • Dae Jaweon: page 566, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 930, character 15
  • Unihan data for U+5BB6

Cantonese

Hanzi

(Yale ga1)


Japanese

Kanji

(grade 2 kanji)

Readings

Noun

(hiragana いえ, romaji ie)

  1. a house
  2. one's own home
  3. a home; a household
  4. a family
  5. (as suffix) an expert, professional

Compounds


Korean

Hanja

(hangeul , , revised ga, go, McCune-Reischauer ka, ko)

Compounds

  • 가구 (gagu, 家口)
  • 가장 (gajang, 家長)
  • 가정 (gajeong, 家庭)
  • 가족 (gajok, 家族)
  • 작가 (jakga, 作家)

Mandarin

Pronunciation

Hanzi

(pinyin jiā (jia1), Wade-Giles chia1)

Compounds


Vietnamese

Han character

(gia, nhà)

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