半母音

ChineseEdit

 
half; semi-; incomplete
half; semi-; incomplete; (after a number) and a half
vowel
simp. and trad.
(半母音)
母音

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

半母音

  1. semivowel

SynonymsEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
はん
Grade: 2

Grade: 2
いん
Grade: 1
on’yomi kan’yōon kan’on
 
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EtymologyEdit

Compound of (はん) (han-, semi-) + 母音(ぼいん) (boin, vowel).[1][2][3]

First cited to a text from 1912 with the now-obsolete reading of hanboon.[4] The reading appears to have shifted from hanboon to hanboin by 1922.[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(はん)()(いん) (hanboin

  1. [1912–???] (obsolete, phonology) a mora with a semivowel onglide, such as (ya) or (wa)
    • 1912, 榊原, 淸, “5-(2) 母音と半母音 [5-2: Vowels and Semi-vowels]”, in 自習速記術 [Self-Taught Stenography], 以文館, pages 11–12:
      ()(いん)()ものアイウエオ()()(はん)()(いん)()ふものはワヰウヱヲの()()()ふのであります
      Boin to ifu mono wa aiueo no goji, hanboin to ifu mono wa wawiuweo no goji o ifu no de arimasu.
      ‘Vowels’ are the five letters a, i, u, e and o. ‘Semivowels’ are the five letters wa, wi, u, we and wo.
  2. [from 1922] (phonetics, phonology) a semivowel

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 半母音”, in 日本国語大辞典 (Nihon Kokugo Daijiten, Nihon Kokugo Daijiten)[1] (in Japanese), 2nd edition, Tōkyō: Shogakukan, 2000, →ISBN
  2. ^ 半母音”, in デジタル大辞泉 (Dejitaru Daijisen)[2] (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan, updated roughly every four months
  3. 3.0 3.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  4. ^ 1912, 自習速記術 (Jishū Sokki-jutsu, Self-Taught Stenography, in Japanese), Kiyoshi Yanagihara, Ōsaka: Ibunkan, viewable online here
  5. ^ 1997, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

半母音 (banmo'eum) (hangeul 반모음)

  1. Hanja form? of 반모음 (semivowel).