Last modified on 6 October 2014, at 12:12
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TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  (net) +  (bird)

Han characterEdit

(radical 122 +14, 19 strokes, cangjie input 田中女火土 (WLVFG), four-corner 60914, composition)

  1. net for catching birds
  2. gauze
  3. used as a surname

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 950, character 12
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 28397
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1392, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2928, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+7F85

ChineseEdit

simpl.
trad.

PronunciationEdit

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

Initial: 來 (37)
Final: 歌
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 魯何切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/lɑ/ /lɑ/ /lɑ/ /lɑ/ /la/ /lɑ/ /lɑ/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system (2011)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
luó ‹ la › /*rˁaj/ a kind of net (on a handle?) (SW: 'bird net')
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
8676 1 /*raːl/ 象張網系隹

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  1. lightweight fabric or clothing; silk gauze; thin silk
  2. (Abbreviation) Latin (language)

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KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(ra>na) (hangeul >, revised ra>na, McCune-Reischauer ra>na, Yale la>na)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(la, )

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