Last modified on 19 July 2014, at 05:07
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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 38 +8, 11 strokes, cangjie input 月人女 (BOV), composition ⿱⿰)

  1. baby, infant
  2. bother

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ChineseEdit

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trad.

PronunciationEdit

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

Initial: 影 (34)
Final: 清
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 於盈切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ʔiᴇŋ/ /ʔi̯ɛŋ/ /ʔiɛŋ/ /ʔiɛŋ/ /ʔiajŋ/ /ĭɛŋ/ /ʔiæŋ/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
yīng ‹ 'jieng › /*ʔeŋ/ surround; necklace

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
15336 0 /*qeŋ/