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Translingual

Etymology

Ideogrammic compound (會意): + or + + , resembling three trees in close proximity, with branches, trunk, and roots.

Han character

(radical 75 +8, 12 strokes, cangjie input 木木木 (DDD), four-corner 40994, composition)

  1. forest
  2. dark as a forest
  3. luxuriant vegetation

References

  • KangXi: page 534, character 11
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 14974
  • Dae Jaweon: page 922, character 8
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1226, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+68EE

Cantonese

Hanzi

(Yale sam1)


Japanese

Kanji

(grade 1 kanji)

  1. forest; woods

Readings

Compounds

Noun

(hiragana もり, romaji mori)

  1. forest

Synonyms


Korean

Hanja


Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul): 삼 (revised: sam, McCune-Reischauer: sam, Yale: sam)
  • Name (hangeul): 숲()

Mandarin

Hanzi

(pinyin sēn (sen1), Wade-Giles sen1)

Compounds


Vietnamese

Han character

(sâm)

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