Last modified on 21 December 2014, at 22:43

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 100 +7, 12 strokes, cangjie input 竹一田大尸 (HMWKS), four-corner 26127, composition)

  1. sister's child, sororal niece or nephew

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 755, character 14
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 21689
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1165, character 11
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2578, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+7525

ChineseEdit

nephew
simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

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

Initial: 生 (21)
Final: 庚
Division: II

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 所庚切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ʃɣæŋ/ /ʂɐŋ/ /ʃɐŋ/ /ʃɯaŋ/ /ʂaɨjŋ/ /ʃɐŋ/ /ʃaŋ/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
shēng ‹ sraeng › /*s.reŋ/ SiSo or SiDa; DaHu

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
11315 0 /*sreŋ/

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

ReadingsEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana おい, romaji oi)

  1. nephew

AntonymsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(saeng)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (revised: saeng, McCune-Reischauer: saeng, Yale: sayng)
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