U+5609, 嘉
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5609

[U+5608]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+560A]

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 30, +11, 14 strokes, cangjie input 土口廿口 (GRTR) or X土口廿口 (XGRTR), four-corner 40461, composition)

Derived charactersEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 205, character 7
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 4176
  • Dae Jaweon: page 427, character 25
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 1, page 672, character 11
  • Unihan data for U+5609

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

Glyph originEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *kraːl): semantic  + phonetic  (OC *kraːl).

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (28)
Final () (98)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () II
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kˠa/
Pan
Wuyun
/kᵚa/
Shao
Rongfen
/ka/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kaɨ/
Li
Rong
/ka/
Wang
Li
/ka/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ka/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
jiā
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
jiā
Middle
Chinese
‹  ›
Old
Chinese
/*kˁ<r>aj/
English excellent

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
Reading # 1/1
No. 5872
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*kraːl/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. excellent, good
  2. joyful
  3. auspicious
  4. to praise, commend

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

  1. praise
  2. auspicious

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(ga) (hangeul , revised ga, McCune–Reischauer ka)

  1. Beautiful
  2. Happy, Joyous

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(gia)

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