Last modified on 13 November 2014, at 12:17
See also: , 𩧢, , and

TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
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EtymologyEdit

Simplified from , following the cursive script form: 馬

Han characterEdit

(radical 187 +0, 3 strokes, cangjie input 弓女尸一 (NVSM) , 弓中女一(nlvm) , 弓心一 (NPM))

  1. KangXi radical 187

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


ChineseEdit

simpl.
trad.

PronunciationEdit


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

Initial: 明 (4)
Final: 麻
Division: II

Openness: Open
Tone: Rising (X)

Fanqie: 莫下切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/mɣaX/ /maX/ /maX/ /mɯaX/ /maɨX/ /maX/ /maX/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
‹ maeX › /*mˤraʔ/ horse

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
8715 0 /*mraːʔ/

NounEdit

(classifier )

  1. (Beginning Mandarin) horse

Proper nounEdit

  1. A surname​. Ma

CompoundsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • "" (in Mandarin/English), MDBG English to Chinese dictionary ( Based on CC-CEDICT ). URL accessed on 2014-02-14.