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U+5535, 唵
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5535

[U+5534]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5536]

Contents

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 30, +8, 11 strokes, cangjie input 口大中山 (RKLU), four-corner 64016, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 193, character 27
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 3770
  • Dae Jaweon: page 414, character 6
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 638, character 14
  • Unihan data for U+5535

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

Glyph originEdit

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*qoːm, *qoːb
*qoːm
*qoːm, *qrom
*qoːm
*qoːmʔ, *qromʔ
*qoːmʔ
*qoːmʔ, *qraːmʔ
*qaːmʔ, *qomʔ
*qroːm, *qrom, *qom, *qoms
*qrom, *qromʔ
*qrom
*qrom, *qom
*qromʔ
*qromʔ
*qromʔ, *qoːb, *qob
*qromʔ, *qoms
*qromʔ, *qoms
*qom, *qrob, *qob
*qob
*qob

EtymologyEdit

The sense "om" is a borrowing from Sanskrit ओम् (om).

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 () (159)
Tone (調) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ʔʌmX/
Pan
Wuyun
/ʔəmX/
Shao
Rongfen
/ʔɒmX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ʔəmX/
Li
Rong
/ʔᴀmX/
Wang
Li
/ɒmX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ʔămX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
ǎn
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 14333
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
3
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*qoːmʔ/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. to eat food from one's hand
  2. (Buddhism) om

CompoundsEdit

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. syllable

ReadingsEdit

(Can we verify(+) this pronunciation?)

EtymologyEdit

Kanji in this term
おん
Hyōgaiji
on’yomi

*/om//omu//oɴ/

From Middle Chinese (MC ʔʌmX), itself a transliteration of Sanskrit ओम् (om).[1][2][3][4]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(hiragana おん, katakana オン, rōmaji on)

  1. (Buddhism) om, aum
    Synonym: オーム (ōmu)

InterjectionEdit

(hiragana おん, katakana オン, rōmaji on)

  1. (Buddhism) om, aum
    Synonym: オーム (ōmu)

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 1984, 日本大百科全書:ニッポニカ (Nippon Dai Hyakka Zensho: Nipponica, “Encyclopedia Nipponica”) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan.
  2. ^ 1995, 大辞泉 (Daijisen) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan, →ISBN
  3. ^ 1998, 世界大百科事典 第2版 (Sekai Dai-hyakka Jiten Dainiban, “Heibonsha World Encyclopedia Second Edition”) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Heibonsha.
  4. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(am, om) (hangeul , , revised am, om, McCune–Reischauer am, om)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(úm, ướm)

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ReferencesEdit