Last modified on 22 August 2014, at 03:15

TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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Stroke order
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EtymologyEdit

Simplification of  + .

Han characterEdit

(radical 186 +0, 9 strokes, cangjie input 竹木日 (HDA), four-corner 20609, composition)

  1. fragrant, sweet smelling, incense

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1428, character 21
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 44518
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1955, character 2
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4423, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+9999

ChineseEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


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

Initial: 曉 (32)
Final: 陽
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 許良切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/hɨɐŋ/ /xi̯aŋ/ /xiaŋ/ /hiɐŋ/ /hɨaŋ/ /xĭaŋ/ /xiɑŋ/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system (2011)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
xiāng ‹ xjang › /*qʰaŋ/ fragrance
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
13591 0 /*qʰaŋ/

CompoundsEdit

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana きょう, romaji kyō)

  1. fragrance
  2. (shogi) lance (abbreviation of 香車)

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

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

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(hương, nhang)

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