Last modified on 16 December 2014, at 13:03

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TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Simplified from

Han characterEdit

(radical 4 丿+3, 4 strokes, cangjie input 心女尸一 (PVSM), four-corner 27127)

  1. crow, rook, raven
  2. black, dark

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ChineseEdit

simpl.
trad.

PronunciationEdit

Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (烏), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: 影 (34)
Final: 模
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 哀都切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ʔuo/ /ʔuo/ /ʔo/ /ʔuo/ /ʔɔ/ /u/ /ʔo/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
‹ 'u › /*[ʔ]ˤa/ oh!

Notes for Old Chinese notations in the Baxter-Sagart system:

  • Parentheses "()" indicate uncertain presence;
  • Square brackets "[]" indicate uncertain identity, e.g. *[t] as coda may in fact be *-t or *-p;
  • Angle brackets "<>" indicate infix;
  • Hyphen "-" indicates morpheme boundary;
  • Period "." indicates syllable boundary.
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
13077 0 /*qaː/

CompoundsEdit