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TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

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Han characterEdit

(radical 75 +11, 15 strokes, cangjie input 女戈木 (VID), four-corner 22904, composition ⿱⿲)

  1. happy, glad
  2. enjoyable, fun
  3. music
  4. used as a surname

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ChineseEdit

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trad.

PronunciationEdit


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (樂), Pronunciation (1/3)

Initial: 疑 (31)
Final: 肴
Division: II

Openness: Open
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 五敎切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
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Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ŋɣauH/ /ŋauH/ /ŋauH/ /ŋɯauH/ /ŋaɨwH/ /ŋauH/ /ŋauH/
Character (樂), Pronunciation (2/3)

Initial: 疑 (31)
Final: 覺
Division: II

Openness: Open
Tone: Checked (Ø)

Fanqie: 五角切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
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Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ŋɣʌk̚/ /ŋɔk̚/ /ŋɔk̚/ /ŋɯɔk̚/ /ŋaɨwk̚/ /ŋɔk̚/ /ŋɔk̚/
Character (樂), Pronunciation (3/3)

Initial: 來 (37)
Final: 鐸
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Checked (Ø)

Fanqie: 盧各切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
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Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/lɑk̚/ /lɑk̚/ /lɑk̚/ /lɑk̚/ /lak̚/ /lɑk̚/ /lɑk̚/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system (2011)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
‹ lak › /*rˁawk {*[rˁ]awk}/ joy; enjoy
yuè ‹ ngæwk › /*ŋˁrawk {*[ŋ]ˁrawk}/ music
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
7670 1 /*ŋraːwɢs/
7673 1 /*raːwɢ/
7683 1 /*ŋraːwɢ/

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KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for nameskyūjitai kanji, shinjitai form )

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ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(ak, rak, yo)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul): , ,  (revised: ak, rak, yo, McCune-Reischauer: ak, rak, yo, Yale: ak, lak, yo)
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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(lạc (happy), nhạc, nhác (music))

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