Last modified on 18 July 2014, at 08:41

TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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EtymologyEdit

(field, ear of grass) +  (control)

In modern form, left component is written instead as (土土), with two vertical strokes, rather than as 丰 (one vertical stroke).

Han characterEdit

(radical 41 +6, 9 strokes, cangjie input 土土木戈 (GGDI), four-corner 44100, composition)

  1. Counter or measure word for letter, envelope, or e-mail.
  2. feudal
  3. (literary) to assign a rank of nobility (done in ancient times by the emperor)
  4. a surname

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 294, character 7
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 7426
  • Dae Jaweon: page 581, character 21
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 504, character 14
  • Unihan data for U+5C01

ChineseEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


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

Initial: 幫 (1)
Final: 鍾
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 府容切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/pɨoŋ/ /pi̯woŋ/ /pioŋ/ /pioŋ/ /puawŋ/ /pĭwoŋ/ /pioŋ/
Character (封), Pronunciation (2/2)

Initial: 幫 (1)
Final: 鍾
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 方用切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/pɨoŋH/ /pi̯woŋH/ /pioŋH/ /pioŋH/ /puawŋH/ /pĭwoŋH/ /pioŋH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system (2011)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
fēng ‹ pjowng › /*poŋ {*p(r)oŋ}/ raise a mound; enfeoff
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
3253 0 /*poŋ/ 甲文同豐金文加又或寸轉註,表封土植木爲封疆
3259 0 /*poŋs/

CompoundsEdit

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JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

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HanjaEdit

(bong) (hangeul , revised bong, McCune-Reischauer pong)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(phong)

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