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Translingual

Etymology

from a pictograph of a forked tongue emerging from a mouth ()

Han character

(radical 135 +0, 6 strokes, cangjie input 竹十口 (HJR), four-corner 20604)

  1. tongue
  2. clapper of bell
  3. KangXi radical 135

References

  • KangXi: page 1006, character 22
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 30277
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1463, character 12
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 2941, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+820C

Cantonese

Hanzi

(Yale sit6)


Japanese

Kanji

(grade 5 kanji)

Readings

Compounds


Korean

Hanja

(hangeul 설, revised seol, McCune-Reischauer sŏl, Yale sel)

  • Shift JIS:
    • Hex: 90E3
    • Decimal: 37091

Mandarin

Hanzi

(pinyin guā (gua1), shé (she2), Wade-Giles kua1, she2)

Compounds

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