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TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  ‎(female, woman) + phonetic .

Han characterEdit

(radical 38 +5, 8 strokes, cangjie input 女木十 (VDJ), four-corner 45490, composition)

  1. wife of the last ruler of the Xia dynasty

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 257, character 29
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 6139
  • Dae Jaweon: page 522, character 24
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1034, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+59BA

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

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

Initial: (4)
Final:
Division: I

Openness: Closed
Tone: Checked (Ø)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/muɑt̚/ /muɑt̚/ /muɑt̚/ /mʷɑt̚/ /mwat̚/ /muɑt̚/ /muɑt̚/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
9231 1 /*maːd/

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KanjiEdit

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