Visit the forum if you have a language query!

Definition from Dictionary, a free dictionary
When patterns are broken, new worlds can emerge.
Tuli Kupferberg
Jump to: navigation, search
See also

Translingual

Han character

(radical 184 +8, 17 strokes, cangjie input 人戈弓竹X (OINHX), four-corner 87777)

  1. pastry filling, stuffing

References

  • KangXi: page 1421, character 34
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 44224
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1947, character 19
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4460, character 17
  • Unihan data for U+9921

Cantonese

Hanzi

(Yale haam5)


Japanese

Kanji

Readings


Mandarin

simplified

traditional

Pronunciation

  • IPA: [ ɕiɛn˥˩ ]

Hanzi

(simplified 馅, pinyin xiàn (xian4), Wade-Giles hsien4)

Noun

(traditional, Pinyin xiàn, simplified )

  1. (Advanced Mandarin) filling (for dumplings etc.)

References

  • Wu, Jingrong (ed.) (1985). The Pinyin CHINESE-ENGLISH DICTIONARY (in Mandarin/English). Beijing, Hong Kong: The Commercial Press. ISBN 0471867969.
  • Shao, Jingmin (ed.) (2000). HSK Dictionary (HSK汉语水平考试词典) (in Mandarin/English). Shanghai: Huadong Teachers College Publishers. ISBN 7561720785.

Elsewhere on the web

En-En

En-It

En-Fr

En-El

En-Sp

En-Mul

En-De

OnelookIATEIATEIATEIATEProZDict.cc
WordnikIATELinguee
GoogleIATE