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TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Radical: + Phonetic:

Han characterEdit

(radical 38 +10, 13 strokes, cangjie input 女尸手火 (VSQF), four-corner 41427, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 268, character 21
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 6590
  • Dae Jaweon: page 535, character 40
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1070, character 12
  • Unihan data for U+5ABD

ChineseEdit

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PronunciationEdit


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

Initial: (4)
Final: (23)
Tone: Rising (X)

Openness: Open
Division: I
Fanqie:

Expected Mandarin reflex: mǔ
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Pan
Wuyun
Shao
Rongfen
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Li
Rong
Wang
Li
Bernard
Karlgren
/muoX/ /muoX/ /moX/ /mɔX/ /moX/ /muX/ /muoX/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
8725 0 /*maːʔ/

NounEdit

  1. mom, mum: an affectionate term for a mother
  2. (usually with qualifier) other older female relatives or house-servants

SynonymsEdit

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JapaneseEdit

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(ma) (hangeul , revised ma, McCune-Reischauer ma)

  1. mother
  2. grandmother

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(mụ, , , mợ, ma)

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