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Translingual

Etymology

+ (stairs for descent), to beat metal low

Han character

(radical 167 +9, 17 strokes, cangjie input 金竹十水 (CHJE), four-corner 87147)

  1. forge metal
  2. temper, refine

References

  • KangXi: page 1314, character 9
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 40625
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1814, character 26
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 4233, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+935B

Cantonese

Hanzi

(Yale dyun3)


Japanese

Kanji

(common kanji)

Readings

Compounds


Korean

Hanja

(hangeul 단, revised dan, McCune-Reischauer tan, Yale tan)


Mandarin

Hanzi

(simplified 锻, pinyin duàn (duan4), Wade-Giles tuan4)

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