Last modified on 21 December 2014, at 04:29

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 30 +4, 7 strokes, cangjie input 一一口 (MMR), four-corner 10601, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 180, character 3
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 3379
  • Dae Jaweon: page 398, character 2
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 585, character 13
  • Unihan data for U+543E

ChineseEdit

I; my
simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (吾), Pronunciation 1/2

Initial: 疑 (31)
Final: 模
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 五乎切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ŋuo/ /ŋuo/ /ŋo/ /ŋuo/ /ŋɔ/ /ŋu/ /ŋo/
Character (吾), Pronunciation 2/2

Initial: 疑 (31)
Final: 麻
Division: II

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 五加切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ŋɣa/ /ŋa/ /ŋa/ /ŋɯa/ /ŋaɨ/ /ŋa/ /ŋa/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
‹ ngu › /*ŋˤa/ I, my

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
13135 0 /*ŋraː/ 允吾漢縣
13146 0 /*ŋaː/

PronounEdit

  1. (literary, classical, dialectal) I, me, my, our

SynonymsEdit

Proper nounEdit

  1. A surname​. Wu

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

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ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

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

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(ngô, ngo)

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ReadingsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Thiều Chửu : Hán Việt Tự Điển Hà Nội 1942
  • Trần Văn Chánh: Từ Điển Hán Việt NXB Trẻ, Ho Chi Minh Ville, 1999
  • Vũ Văn Kính: Đại Tự Điển Chữ Nôm , NXB Văn Nghệ, Ho Chi Minh Ville, 1999