Last modified on 18 December 2014, at 13:26

TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
亮-bw.png

Han characterEdit

(radical 8 +7, 9 strokes, cangjie input 卜口月弓 (YRBN), 卜口月山 (YRBU), four-corner 00217, composition ⿱⿳)

  1. bright, brilliant, radiant, light

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 89, character 4
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 304
  • Dae Jaweon: page 188, character 10
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 286, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+4EAE

ChineseEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


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

Initial: 來 (37)
Final: 陽
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 力讓切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/lɨɐŋH/ /li̯aŋH/ /liaŋH/ /liɐŋH/ /lɨaŋH/ /lĭaŋH/ /liɑŋH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
liàng ‹ ljangH › /*[r]aŋ-s/ brightness

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
8062 0 /*raŋs/

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

  1. clear
  2. help

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • New Nelson: 95
  • Halpern: 2071
  • Halpern Learners: 1313
  • Heisig: 2920
  • Tuttle Kanji Dictionary: 2j7.6
  1. Source: EDICT and KANJIDIC files licensed by the Electronic Dictionaries Research Group.

Proper nounEdit

(hiragana りょう, romaji Ryō)

  1. A male given name

(hiragana あきら, romaji Akira)

  1. A male given name

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(ryang) (hangeul , revised ryang, McCune-Reischauer ryang)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(lượng)

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