See also: 梦想

ChineseEdit

to dream
 
to think; to believe; to suppose; to wish; to want; to miss
trad. (夢想)
simp. (梦想)

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 2/2 1/1
Initial () (4) (16)
Final () (2) (105)
Tone (調) Departing (H) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () III III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/mɨuŋH/ /sɨɐŋX/
Pan
Wuyun
/miuŋH/ /siɐŋX/
Shao
Rongfen
/miuŋH/ /siɑŋX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/muwŋH/ /sɨaŋX/
Li
Rong
/miuŋH/ /siaŋX/
Wang
Li
/mĭuŋH/ /sĭaŋX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/mi̯uŋH/ /si̯aŋX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
mèng xiǎng
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
mèng xiǎng
Middle
Chinese
‹ mjuwngH › ‹ sjangX ›
Old
Chinese
/*C.məŋ-s/ /*[s]aŋʔ/
English dream think

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 # 2/2 1/1
No. 8998 13585
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0 0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*mɯŋs/ /*slaŋʔ/

NounEdit

夢想

  1. dream; hope; wish
    追逐夢想 / 追逐梦想  ―  zhuīzhú mèngxiǎng  ―  to chase one's dreams

SynonymsEdit

VerbEdit

夢想

  1. to dream; to fantasize
  2. to long for; to crave; to thirst for; to desire

SynonymsEdit

  • (to dream): 幻想 (huànxiǎng), 空想 (kōngxiǎng)
  • (to long for):

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 5
そう
Grade: 3
on’yomi

NounEdit

夢想 (むそう) (musō)

  1. dreaming, daydreaming
  2. having an ambition

VerbEdit

夢想 (むそう)する (musō suru) (suru conjugation, stem 夢想(むそう) (musō shi), past 夢想(むそう)した (musō shita))

  1. to dream, to daydream
  2. to have an ambition

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, →ISBN.