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U+59F6, 姶
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-59F6

[U+59F5]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+59F7]

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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 38 +6, 9 strokes, cangjie input 女人一口 (VOMR), four-corner 48461, composition)

  1. beautiful
  2. good-looking

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 261, character 7
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 6242
  • Dae Jaweon: page 527, character 11
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1046, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+59F6

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

Glyph originEdit

Historical forms of the character
Small seal script
 
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
kʰuːm
quːm, *qromʔ, *qɯːm, *qramʔ, *qɯːb
ɡuːmʔ, *kuːb
tkuːb
tkuːb
tkuːb
tuːb, *tʰoːb
tuːb, *toːb
tuːb
tuːb, *tʰoːb
tkuːb, *ɡuːb
tkʰuːb, *kuːb, *quːb, *quːb
kuːb
鴿 kuːb
kuːb, *ɡuːb
kuːb, *ɡuːb
kuːb, *kʰuːb
kuːb
kuːb
kuːb, *kruːb
kuːb, *kruːb
kuːb
ŋɡuːb
quːb, *quːb
qʰuːb, *qʰruːb
ɡuːb
ɡuːb
ɡuːb
tʰuːb
tʰoːb
rtuːb
kruːb, *kob, *ɡob
kruːb, *ŋkob
kruːb
kʰruːb
kʰruːb
ɡruːb
ɡruːb
ɡruːb
ɡruːb
qʰjob, *qʰrub
tkʰub
ɡjub
krub
qʰrub
qʰrub
qʰrub
qʰrub
qʰrub
qʰrub
qʰrub

Pronunciation 1Edit


Note: The zero initial /∅-/ is commonly pronounced with a ng-initial /ŋ-/ in some varieties of Cantonese, including Hong Kong Cantonese.

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (34)
Final () (160)
Tone (調) Checked (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ʔʌp̚/
Pan
Wuyun
/ʔəp̚/
Shao
Rongfen
/ʔɒp̚/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ʔəp̚/
Li
Rong
/ʔᴀp̚/
Wang
Li
/ɒp̚/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ʔăp̚/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
e
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
No. 4967 4976
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
3 3
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*quːb/ /*quːb/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. exquisite; fine
  2. clever; bright
  3. silent
  4. used in girl names

ReferencesEdit

Pronunciation 2Edit


DefinitionsEdit

  1. nimble
  2. cute
  3. lovable

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. beautiful
  2. good-looking

ReadingsEdit