Chinese Word Entry

空腸

Simplified Chinese form: 空肠

Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄎㄨㄥ ㄔㄤˊ
Mandarin (Pinyin): kōng cháng
Cantonese (Jyutping): hung1 coeng4
Definition: jejunum (empty gut, middle segment of small intestine between duodenum 十二指腸〔十二指肠〕 and ileum 回腸〔回肠〕)

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Chinese characters used in this word

empty, sky, void, vacant, vacuum, hollow, bare, deserted
Readings
Mandarin: ㄎㄨㄥ (kōng), ㄎㄨㄥˋ (kòng), ㄎㄨㄥˇ (kǒng)
Cantonese: hung1, hung3
Japanese: クウ / そら、 あ.く、 あ.き、 あ.ける、 から、 す.く、 す.かす、 むな.しい
Korean:
Vietnamese: không, khống, khổng

intestines, guts, bowels, viscera, emotions, sausage
Readings
Mandarin: ㄔㄤˊ (cháng)
Cantonese: coeng4
Japanese: チョウ / はらわた、 わた
Korean:
Vietnamese: tràng, trường
Variants
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