Last modified on 18 December 2014, at 13:15

TranslingualEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (original character)
  • (Simplified Chinese)
  • , , (variants)

EtymologyEdit

The original character is 畞. + (measure ten paces) + (huncing walk)

Han characterEdit

(radical 102 +5, 10 strokes, cangjie input 卜田弓人 (YWNO), four-corner 07680, composition)

  1. Chinese land measure, mu. Eg, In Zhou (周) period, 100 = 1.8 are.
  2. fields
  3. ridge, furrow

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 761, character 14
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 21815
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1171, character 6
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2538, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+755D

ChineseEdit

simpl.
trad.

PronunciationEdit

Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
‹ muwX › /*məәʔ (< *mˤoʔ ?)/ Chinese acre

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
9322 0 /*mɯʔ/ 畞隸變通用,廣韻右久原作又

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

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KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(mu) (hangeul , revised mu, McCune-Reischauer mu, Yale mu)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(mẫu, mẩu)

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