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Often people attempt to live their lives backwards; they try to have more things, or more money, in order to do more of what they want, so they will be happier.
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Han character

(radical 96 +8, 12 strokes, cangjie input 一土火火 (MGFF), four-corner 19189)

  1. jewel, gem
  2. glitter of gems

References

  • KangXi: page 735, character 6
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 21073
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1147, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1123, character 8
  • Unihan data for U+7430

Cantonese

Hanzi

(Yale yim5)


Japanese

Kanji

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Korean

Hanja

(hangeul 염, revised yeom, McCune-Reischauer yŏm, Yale yem)


Mandarin

Hanzi

(pinyin yǎn (yan3), Wade-Giles yen3)


Vietnamese

Han character

(diễm, dặm)

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