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It is vanity to desire a long life and to take no heed of a good life.
Thomas γ Kempis
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Han character

(radical 86 +12, 16 strokes, cangjie input 廿中心火 (TLPF), four-corner 44331)

  1. a state during the Western Zhou, Spring and Autumn and Warring States Periods in China
  2. swallow (bird)
  3. comfort, enjoy

References

  • KangXi: page 683, character 16
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 19429
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1095, character 13
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2239, character 6
  • Unihan data for U+71D5

Cantonese

Hanzi

(Yale yin1, yin3)


Japanese

Noun

(hiragana つばめ, romaji tsubame)

  1. (bird) a swallow

Kanji

Readings


Korean

Hanja

(hangeul 연, revised yeon, McCune-Reischauer yŏn, Yale yen)


Mandarin

Hanzi

(pinyin yān (yan1), yàn (yan4), Wade-Giles yen1, yen4)

Compounds


Vietnamese

Han character

(yến, én, yên)

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