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TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

Han characterEdit

(radical 50 +11, 14 strokes, cangjie input 廿日大月 (TAKB), four-corner 44227, composition)

  1. curtain, screen, tent

Related charactersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 335, character 29
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 9051
  • Dae Jaweon: page 642, character 32
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 749, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+5E55

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

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

Initial: (4)
Final:
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Checked (Ø)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/mɑk̚/ /mɑk̚/ /mɑk̚/ /mɑk̚/ /mak̚/ /mɑk̚/ /mɑk̚/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
‹ mak › /*mˤak/ covering

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 No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
9257 0 /*maːɡ/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. curtain

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 6 “Kyōiku” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit

NounEdit

‎(hiragana まく, romaji maku)

  1. curtain
  2. act (division of theatrical performance)

CompoundsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(mak) (hangeul , revised mak, McCune-Reischauer mak, Yale mak)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(mạc)

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