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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 9 +8, 10 strokes, cangjie input 人竹木女 (OHDV), four-corner 22244, composition)

ReferencesEdit


ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/3 2/3 3/3
Initial () (34) (34) (34)
Final () (14) (95) (95)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Level (Ø) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Closed Closed Closed
Division () Chongniu III I I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ʔˠiuᴇ/ /ʔuɑ/ /ʔuɑX/
Pan
Wuyun
/ʔʷᵚiɛ/ /ʔuɑ/ /ʔuɑX/
Shao
Rongfen
/ʔiuɛ/ /ʔuɑ/ /ʔuɑX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ʔjwiə̆/ /ʔwa/ /ʔwaX/
Li
Rong
/ʔjue/ /ʔuɑ/ /ʔuɑX/
Wang
Li
/ǐwe/ /uɑ/ /uɑX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ʔwie̯/ /ʔuɑ/ /ʔuɑX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
wēi
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/3 2/3 3/3
No. 12888 12891 12902
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
3 3 3
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*qoːl/ /*qoːlʔ/ /*qrol/
Notes

DefinitionsEdit

  1. dwarf
  2. (archaic) describes a hairstyle for women that was popular during the Han Dynasty in which the hair was gathered up in a lopsided bun.
  3. (historical, now pejorative) Japan; Yamato
  4. (historical, now pejorative) Japanese
  5. dwarfish, short
  6. (archaic) obedient
  7. (archaic) winding; meandering

See alsoEdit

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

  1. Yamato
  2. the country of Japan

ReadingsEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

‎(hiragana やまと, romaji Yamato)

  1. Yamato
  2. the country of Japan

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(wi, wae)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul): ,  (McCune-Reischauer: wi, wae)
  • Name (hangeul): 왜나라 (revised: wae nara, McCune-Reischauer: wae nara)
  1. (유순할 왜, yusunhal-): docile, obedient
  2. (나라 이름 왜, nara-ireum-): ancient Japan, Yamato
    • 樂浪海中有倭人, 分爲百餘國 <漢書> [1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 新字海, 民衆書林, 서울, 1967, p. 27.

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(uy, oải, nuỵ, oa)

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