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TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  ‎(female) + phonetic 

Han characterEdit

(radical 38 +9, 12 strokes, cangjie input 女月月口 (VBBR), four-corner 47427, composition)

  1. a goddess, the mythological sister and successor to Fu Xi

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 267, character 28
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 6533
  • Dae Jaweon: page 535, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1059, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+5AA7

ChineseEdit

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PronunciationEdit


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (), Pronunciation 1/2

Initial: (28)
Final:
Division: II

Openness: Closed
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/kɣuɛ/ /kwai/ /kuɛ/ /kʷɯæ/ /kwaɨj/ /kwai/ /kuæi/
Character (), Pronunciation 2/2

Initial: (28)
Final:
Division: II

Openness: Closed
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/kɣua/ /kwa/ /kua/ /kʷɯa/ /kwaɨ/ /kwa/ /kua/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
4385 3 /*kroːl/
4391 3 /*kʷroːl/

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KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(wae, gwa) (hangeul , , revised wae, gwa, McCune-Reischauer wae, kwa)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(oa)

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