Last modified on 10 July 2014, at 23:12
See also: , , and

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cognate to , from whence also top of .

Han characterEdit

(radical 26 +3, 5 strokes, cangjie input 竹竹尸中 (HHSL), four-corner 77720)

  1. fourth of twelve earthly branches (十二支): rabbit () of Chinese zodiac
  2. period from 5-7 a.m. (prime, early morning).

Derived charactersEdit

Related charactersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 159, character 5
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 2847
  • Dae Jaweon: page 363, character 15
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 311, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+536F

ChineseEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


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

Initial: 明 (4)
Final: 肴
Division: II

Openness: Open
Tone: Rising (X)

Fanqie: 莫飽切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/mɣauX/ /mauX/ /mauX/ /mɯauX/ /maɨwX/ /mauX/ /mauX/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
mǎo ‹ maewX › /*mˤruʔ/ 4th earthly branch

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
8871 1 /*mruːʔ/

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

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ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

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

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(mão, mẫu, méo, mẹo, mẻo)

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