Visit the forum if you have a language query!

Definition from Dictionary, a free dictionary
Life is made of ever so many partings welded together.
Charles Dickens
Jump to: navigation, search
See also

Translingual

Stroke order
連-bw.png

Etymology

stringing vehicles

Han character

(radical 162 +7, in Chinese 11 strokes, in Japanese 10 strokes, cangjie input 卜十田十 (YJWJ), four-corner 35300)

  1. join, connect
  2. continuous
  3. even

References

  • KangXi: page 1259, character 1
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 38902
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1747, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 3836, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+9023

Cantonese

Hanzi

(jyutping lin4, Yale lin4)


Japanese

Kanji

(grade 4 kanji)

Readings

Compounds


Korean

Hanja

(hangeul >연, revised ryeon>yeon, McCune-Reischauer ryŏn>yŏn, Yale lyen>yen)


Mandarin

Hanzi

(simplified 连, pinyin lián (lian2), làn (lan4), liǎn (lian3), liàn (lian4), Wade-Giles lan4, lien2, lien3, lien4)


Middle Chinese

Han character

(*liɛn)


Min Nan

Hanzi

(liâm, lián, liân, )


Vietnamese

Han character

(liên, len, liến, liền)

Elsewhere on the web

En-En

En-It

En-Fr

En-El

En-Sp

En-Mul

En-De

OnelookIATEIATEIATEIATEProZDict.cc
WordnikIATELinguee
GoogleIATE