U+5A9A, 媚
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5A9A

[U+5A99]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5A9B]

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 38, +9, 12 strokes, cangjie input 女日竹山 (VAHU), four-corner 47467, composition)

Derived charactersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 267, character 7
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 6513
  • Dae Jaweon: page 534, character 11
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 2, page 1069, character 15
  • Unihan data for U+5A9A

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.
alternative forms ⿰女𠃜 (second-round simplified)

Glyph originEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *mrils): semantic + phonetic (OC *mril).

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (4)
Final () (17)
Tone (調) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () Chongniu III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/mˠiɪH/
Pan
Wuyun
/mᵚiH/
Shao
Rongfen
/miɪH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/mjiH/
Li
Rong
/mjiH/
Wang
Li
/miH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/miH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
mei6
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
mèi
Middle
Chinese
‹ mijH ›
Old
Chinese
/*mrəjʔ-s/
English love; flatter

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
No. 8946
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*mrils/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. charming, attractive
  2. to flatter
  3. to love

CompoundsEdit

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. flatter
  2. humor
  3. flirt

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(eum (mi))

  1. charming
  2. attractive
  3. flatter

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

: Hán Nôm readings: mị

  1. This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.