Last modified on 21 December 2014, at 03:34

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): phonetic  + semantic  (strong) – brave and strong.

Han characterEdit

(radical 19 +7, 9 strokes, cangjie input 弓月大尸 (NBKS), four-corner 17427, composition)

  1. brave, courageous, fierce
  2. A (typically male) given name

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 147, character 35
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 2360
  • Dae Jaweon: page 332, character 16
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 372, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+52C7

ChineseEdit

brave
simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


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

Initial: 以 (36)
Final: 鍾
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Rising (X)

Fanqie: 余隴切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/jɨoŋX/ /i̯woŋX/ /ioŋX/ /jioŋX/ /juawŋX/ /jĭwoŋX/ /ioŋX/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
yǒng ‹ yowngX › /*loŋʔ/ brave

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
15449 0 /*loŋʔ/

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

Proper nounEdit

(hiragana いさむ, romaji Isamu)

  1. A male given name

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(yong) (hangeul , revised yong, McCune-Reischauer yong, Yale yong)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(dũng, xõng, dõng, rụng)

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CompoundsEdit