Character U+5B93, 宓
Name CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5B93
Block CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5B92] [U+5B94]

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TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *mriɡ, *mliɡ): semantic  ‎(roof) + phonetic  ‎(OC *pliɡ) – hidden at home. Note that 必 means “sure, certain”, hence connotations of “certainly at home, kept safe at home”.

Han characterEdit

(radical 40 +5, 8 strokes, cangjie input 十心竹 (JPH), four-corner 30332, composition)

  1. quiet
  2. silent
  3. in good health

Derived charactersEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 283, character 6
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 7098
  • Dae Jaweon: page 556, character 17
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 923, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+5B93

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
Initial () (4) (4)
Final () (48) (49)
Tone (調) Checked (Ø) Checked (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () III Chongniu III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/miɪt̚/ /mˠiɪt̚/
Pan
Wuyun
/mit̚/ /mᵚit̚/
Shao
Rongfen
/mjet̚/ /miet̚/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/mit̚/ /mjit̚/
Li
Rong
/miĕt̚/ /mjĕt̚/
Wang
Li
/mĭĕt̚/ /mĭĕt̚/
Bernard
Karlgren
/mi̯ĕt̚/ /mi̯ĕt̚/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
No. 589 595
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2 2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*mriɡ/ /*mliɡ/

DefinitionsEdit

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JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. quiet
  2. silent
  3. in good health

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(bok) (hangeul , revised bok, McCune-Reischauer pok)

  1. silent
  2. comfortable
  3. secret

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

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ReferencesEdit

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