See also: and
U+5E6B, 幫
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5E6B

[U+5E6A]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5E6C]

Translingual edit

Traditional
Shinjitai
Simplified

Han character edit

(Kangxi radical 50, +14, 17 strokes, cangjie input 土戈竹日月 (GIHAB), four-corner 44227, composition )

References edit

  • Kangxi Dictionary: page 337, character 23
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 9125
  • Dae Jaweon: page 644, character 28
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 1, page 756, character 15
  • Unihan data for U+5E6B

Chinese edit

trad.
simp.
2nd round simp.
alternative forms

Glyph origin edit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲形声, OC *paːŋ) : phonetic (OC *poŋ, *poŋs) + semantic (silk) – the upper part of a shoe (鞋幫).

Pronunciation edit


Note: bong1* - “group, gang”.
Note:
  • pang - literary, to help (Mainland China), gang, classifier for group of people (Mainland China), classifier for scheduled transportation, classifier for batches;
  • png/pn̂g/pn̄g - vernacular, to supplement, to participate in betting, to sublet, to expand;
  • pong - literary.

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (1)
Final () (101)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Baxter pang
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/pɑŋ/
Pan
Wuyun
/pɑŋ/
Shao
Rongfen
/pɑŋ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/paŋ/
Li
Rong
/pɑŋ/
Wang
Li
/pɑŋ/
Bernard
Karlgren
/pɑŋ/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
bāng
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
bong1
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 3251
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*paːŋ/
Notes

Definitions edit

  1. the sides of an object (particularly a shoe)
      ―  chuánbāng  ―  shipboard
  2. to help; to assist; to aid
  3. gang; faction; group
    福建福建 [Cantonese]  ―  fuk1 gin3 bong1 [Jyutping]  ―  Fujian gang
  4. (informal, derogatory) Classifier for groups of people.
    孩子孩子  ―  bāng háizǐ  ―  a bunch of children
    土匪土匪  ―  bāng tǔfěi  ―  a gang of bandits
  5. (dialectal) for
    [Cantonese]  ―  bong1 ngo5 maai5 gin6 saam1 [Jyutping]  ―  buy a shirt for me
  6. (Shanghainese) and; with
    商場 [Shanghainese, trad.]
    商场 [Shanghainese, simp.]
    6ngu 1paon 6non 5tau 1saon-zan-chi [Wugniu]
    I'll go to the shopping mall with you.
  7. () (Chinese linguistics) the Middle Chinese initial of (MC pang)
  8. (Hokkien) Classifier for scheduled forms of transportation, such as flights and trains.
  9. (Hokkien) Classifier for batches of letters, bulk deliveries, etc.
  10. (Mainland China Hokkien) to supplement (on the side)
  11. (Xiamen Hokkien) to participate in or to depend partially or entirely on betting, contests, etc. for profit
    Synonym: (bān)
  12. (Taiwanese Hokkien) to sublet; to sublease
  13. (Taiwanese Hokkien) to expand; to enlarge; to extend

Synonyms edit

  • (to help):
  • (for):
  • (and):

Compounds edit

References edit

Japanese edit

Kanji edit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanjikyūjitai kanji, shinjitai form )

  1. Kyūjitai form of

Readings edit

Usage notes edit

This character form is rarely used in Japan. See instead.

Korean edit

Hanja edit

(eumhun 도울 (doul bang))

  1. Hanja form? of (help).

Vietnamese edit

Han character edit

: Hán Nôm readings: bang

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