Hanzi Character Search: 孽

evil; son of concubine; ghost
Radical 𡤼
Strokes (without radical) 17 Total Strokes 20
Mandarin reading nìe Cantonese reading jip6 jit6
Japanese on reading getsu gechi Japanese kun reading wakibara
Korean reading el Vietnamese reading nghiệt
Semantic Variant(s)

CEDICT Entries:

   [ nìe ]   consequence of sin
⇒    [ yāo nìe ]   evildoer