See also: 太阳

ChineseEdit

 
too (much); very; extremely
too (much); very; extremely; highest; greatest
positive (electric.); sun; male
trad. (太陽)
simp. (太阳)
 
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太陽

PronunciationEdit


Note: the sense "greater yang" has pronunciation tàiyáng only.

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
Initial () (6) (36)
Final () (25) (105)
Tone (調) Departing (H) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () I III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/tʰɑiH/ /jɨɐŋ/
Pan
Wuyun
/tʰɑiH/ /jiɐŋ/
Shao
Rongfen
/tʰɑiH/ /iɑŋ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/tʰajH/ /jɨaŋ/
Li
Rong
/tʰɑiH/ /iaŋ/
Wang
Li
/tʰɑiH/ /jĭaŋ/
Bernard
Karlgren
/tʰɑiH/ /i̯aŋ/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
tài yáng
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
tài yáng
Middle
Chinese
‹ thajH › ‹ yang ›
Old
Chinese
/*l̥ˁa[t]-s/ /*laŋ/
English great bright

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 1/1
No. 1937 14590
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1 0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*tʰaːds/ /*laŋ/

NounEdit

太陽

  1. sun; the Sun
  2. sunshine; sunlight
  3. (Southwestern Mandarin, Guangxi Cantonese, Gan, Min Bei, Leizhou Min) temple (on the head)
  4. (I Ching) greater yang ()

SynonymsEdit

  • (temple):

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (太陽):

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
たい
Grade: 2
よう
Grade: 3
on’yomi

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Chinese

NounEdit

太陽(たいよう) (taiyō (historical kana たいやう)

  1. the sun
    太陽(たいよう)(かお)()した。
    Taiyō ga kao o dashita.
    The sun was beginning to shine.
    太陽(たいよう)よりも()える!
    Taiyō yorimo moeru!
    Burning hotter than the sun!
    (たい)(よう)(かみ)、ヘリオッド
    Taiyō no Kami, Herioddo
    Heliod, God of the Sun
  2. (I Ching) greater yang ()
  3. (tarot) the Sun

SynonymsEdit

AntonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

太陽 (taeyang) (hangeul 태양)

  1. Hanja form? of 태양 (the sun).

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this term

NounEdit

太陽

  1. Hán tự form of thái dương (the sun).