See also:
U+5B38, 嬸
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5B38

[U+5B37]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5B39]

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 38, +15, 18 strokes, cangjie input 女十竹田 (VJHW), four-corner 43469, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 273, character 19
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 6851
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 2, page 1089, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+5B38

ChineseEdit

trad.
simp.

Glyph originEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *hljɯmʔ): semantic (woman) + phonetic (OC *hljɯmʔ).

EtymologyEdit

Monosyllabic fusion of 叔母 (MC ɕɨuk̚ məuX, “father's younger brother + wife”).

PronunciationEdit


Note:
  • chím - vernacular;
  • sím - literary.
  • Wu
  • Xiang

    Zhengzhang system (2003)
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    No. 11263
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    1
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*hljɯmʔ/
    Notes

    DefinitionsEdit

    1. paternal aunt (wife of father's younger brother)

    SynonymsEdit

    CompoundsEdit

    ‎===References===


    JapaneseEdit

    KanjiEdit

    (uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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    ReadingsEdit

    • On (unclassified): しん (shin)

    VietnameseEdit

    Han characterEdit

    : Hán Nôm readings: thím

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