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TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  ‎(enclosure) + phonetic 

Han characterEdit

(radical 31 +7, 10 strokes, cangjie input 田一一口 (WMMR), four-corner 60601, composition)

  1. prison, jail

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 219, character 1
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 4775
  • Dae Jaweon: page 446, character 23
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 719, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+5704

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: (31)
Final:
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Rising (X)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ŋɨʌX/ /ŋi̯woX/ /ŋiɔX/ /ŋiɔX/ /ŋɨə̆X/ /ŋĭoX/ /ŋiɔX/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
‹ ngjoX › /*m-qʰ<r>aʔ/ prison

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 No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
13160 0 /*ŋaʔ/

DefinitionsEdit

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JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. prison

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KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(eo) (hangeul , revised eo, McCune-Reischauer ŏ)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(ngữ, )

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