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room; universe universe
simp. and trad.
(宇宙)
 
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PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
Initial () (35) (11)
Final () (24) (136)
Tone (調) Rising (X) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Closed Open
Division () III III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ɦɨoX/ /ɖɨuH/
Pan
Wuyun
/ɦioX/ /ɖiuH/
Shao
Rongfen
/ɣioX/ /ȡiəuH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ɦuə̆X/ /ɖuwH/
Li
Rong
/ɣioX/ /ȡiuH/
Wang
Li
/ɣĭuX/ /ȡĭəuH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/i̯uX/ /ȡʱi̯ə̯uH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
zhòu
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle
Chinese
‹ hjuX ›
Old
Chinese
/*[ɢ]ʷ(r)aʔ/
English eaves

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 1/1
No. 15719 15519
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0 2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ɢʷaʔ/ /*l'ɯwɢs/

NounEdit

宇宙

  1. universe; cosmos; macrocosm; space
  2. roof, ridgepole and beams (of a house)
  3. heaven and earth; all under heaven; country
  4. (infinite) space and time

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (宇宙):

JapaneseEdit

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

宇宙 (uju) (hangeul 우주)

  1. Hanja form? of 우주, “outer space; universe; cosmos”.

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this word

NounEdit

宇宙

  1. Hán tự form of vũ trụ, “outer space; universe; cosmos