Last modified on 13 September 2014, at 03:37
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TranslingualEdit

Stroke order
鸟-order.gif
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trad.

EtymologyEdit

Simplified from . Based on its cursive script form.

Han characterEdit

(radical 196 +0, 5 strokes, cangjie input 心卜尸一 (PYSM))

  1. bird
  2. KangXi radical 196

ReferencesEdit

See alsoEdit


ChineseEdit

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trad.

PronunciationEdit


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

Initial: 端 (5)
Final: 蕭
Division: IV

Openness: Open
Tone: Rising (X)

Fanqie: 都了切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/teuX/ /tieuX/ /teuX/ /teuX/ /tɛwX/ /tieuX/ /teuX/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
niǎo ‹ tewX › /*tˤiwʔ/ bird

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
9511 2 /*tɯːwʔ/

NounEdit

(simplified, classifier , traditional )

  1. (Elementary Mandarin) bird
CompoundsEdit