Last modified on 17 December 2014, at 09:04

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TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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Stroke order
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EtymologyEdit

Simplified from , see there for more.

Han characterEdit

(radical 39 +5, 8 strokes, cangjie input 火月弓木 (FBND), composition ⿱⿱)

  1. learning, knowledge
  2. school

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 279, character 12
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 6974
  • Dae Jaweon: page 548, character 6
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1014, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+5B66

ChineseEdit

simpl.
trad.

PronunciationEdit


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

Initial: 匣 (33)
Final: 覺
Division: II

Openness: Open
Tone: Checked (Ø)

Fanqie: 胡覺切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ɦɣʌk̚/ /ɣɔk̚/ /ɣɔk̚/ /ɦɯɔk̚/ /ɦaɨwk̚/ /ɣɔk̚/ /ɣɔk̚/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
xué ‹ haewk › /*m-kˤruk/ study; imitate

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
14079 1 /*ɡruːɡ/ 甲文象習持爻於膝前,金文方加子

VerbEdit

  1. to study, to learn
  2. to imitate; to copy; to mimic

SynonymsEdit

SuffixEdit

  1. science; -ology
CompoundsEdit

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 1 “Kyōiku” kanjishinjitai kanji, kyūjitai form )

  1. education, study, learn
  2. school
  3. science

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

NounEdit

(shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji , hiragana がく, romaji gaku)

  1. scholarship; learning; knowledge

Proper nounEdit

(hiragana さとる, romaji Satoru)

  1. A male given name

(hiragana まなぶ, romaji Manabu)

  1. A male given name

(hiragana まこと, romaji Makoto)

  1. A male given name

SuffixEdit

(shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji , hiragana がく, romaji -gaku)

  1. the study of; -logy; -ology

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(hak)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (revised: hak, McCune-Reischauer: hak)
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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(học)

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