Last modified on 12 September 2014, at 06:44
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TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  (son) +  (continue)

Han characterEdit

(radical 39 +7, 10 strokes, cangjie input 弓木竹女火 (NDHVF), four-corner 12493, composition)

  1. grandchild, descendent
  2. a surname, used third on the Baijiaxing

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 279, character 23
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 6987
  • Dae Jaweon: page 548, character 19
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1016, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+5B6B

ChineseEdit

simpl.
trad.

PronunciationEdit


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

Initial: 心 (16)
Final: 魂
Division: I

Openness: Closed
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 思渾切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/suən/ /suən/ /suən/ /suon/ /swən/ /suən/ /suən/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
sūn ‹ swon › /*[s]ˤu[n]/ grandchild; descendant

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
12178 2 /*suːn/

DescendantsEdit

  • (Hokkien dialect) Tagalog: Suan

JapaneseEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana むまご, romaji mumago)

  1. a grandchild

Etymology 1Edit

mumago → umago.

NounEdit

(hiragana うまご, romaji umago)

  1. a grandchild

Etymology 2Edit

umago → mago.

NounEdit

(hiragana まご, romaji mago)

  1. a grandchild

KanjiEdit

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

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

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

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