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See also: [U+311A BOPOMOFO LETTER A], [U+31A9 BOPOMOFO LETTER ANN], and Y [U+0059 LATIN CAPITAL LETTER Y]
U+4E2B, 丫
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-4E2B

[U+4E2A]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+4E2C]

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 2, +2, 3 strokes, cangjie input 金中 (CL) or XX金中 (XXCL), four-corner 80200 or 80207, composition)

Derived charactersEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 79, character 1
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 71
  • Dae Jaweon: page 158, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 28, character 6
  • Unihan data for U+4E2B

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.
variant forms

Glyph originEdit

Pictogram (象形). Appeared c. 1000, much later than the alternative forms.

PronunciationEdit


Note: The zero initial /∅-/ is commonly pronounced with a ng-initial /ŋ-/ in some varieties of Cantonese, including Hong Kong Cantonese.

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (34)
Final () (98)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () II
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ʔˠa/
Pan
Wuyun
/ʔᵚa/
Shao
Rongfen
/ʔa/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ʔaɨ/
Li
Rong
/ʔa/
Wang
Li
/a/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ʔa/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 14174
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*qraː/
Notes

DefinitionsEdit

  1. bifurcation; fork
  2. forked
  3. (Beijing, colloquial, derogatory) he; she
  4. (Beijing, colloquial) A derogatory appositive attached to second- and third-person pronouns.

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. bifurcation
  2. fork

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(a)

  • Eumhun:
    • Sound (hangeul): (revised: a, McCune–Reischauer: a)
    • Name (hangeul): 가닥 (revised: gadak, McCune–Reischauer: kadak)
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ReferencesEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

: Hán Nôm readings: a, nha

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ReferencesEdit