See also:

TranslingualEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (water) + phonetic  – a kind of liquid, hot water, soup. Note that 昜 derives from (sun), so connotations of “hot” – hot liquid, hot water, soup.

Han characterEdit

(radical 85 +9, 12 strokes, cangjie input 水日一竹 (EAMH), four-corner 36127)

  1. hot water
  2. soup, gravy, broth
  3. Tang of Shang, founder of Shang Dynasty of China
  4. used as a surname

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 638, character 16
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 17874
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1045, character 8
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 1674, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+6E6F

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Jyutping soeng1, tong1, Yale seung1, tong1)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Japanese.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana , romaji yu)

  1. warm or hot water
  2. bathwater
  3. a hot spring
  4. a medicinal bath
  5. a medicinal decoction
  6. bilgewater
  7. molten metal used in casting or founding
  8. urine
Derived termsEdit
  • 尿 (ゆばり, yubari; ゆまり, yumari)
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Baby talk; derivation unknown.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana ぶう, romaji )

  1. (childish) warm or hot water
  2. (childish) tea

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(tang, sang) (hangeul [[, ]], revised tang, sang, McCune-Reischauer t'ang, sang, Yale thang, sang)

CompoundsEdit


MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Pinyin shāng (shang1), tāng (tang1), tàng (tang4), yáng (yang2), Wade-Giles shang1, t'ang1, t'ang4, yang2)

CompoundsEdit


Middle ChineseEdit

Han characterEdit

(tɑng)


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(thang)

Last modified on 16 April 2014, at 23:31