U+5EB8, 庸
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5EB8

[U+5EB7]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5EB9]

Translingual edit

Han character edit

(Kangxi radical 53, 广+8, 11 strokes, cangjie input 戈中月 (ILB), four-corner 00227, composition 广𬎾)

Derived characters edit

References edit

  • Kangxi Dictionary: page 347, character 30
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 9378
  • Dae Jaweon: page 658, character 5
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 2, page 890, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+5EB8

Chinese edit

trad.
simp. #
2nd round simp. ⿸广用
alternative forms 𠆌 ancient
ancient

Glyph origin edit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲形声, OC *loŋ) and ideogrammic compound (會意会意) : abbreviated semantic + phonetic (OC *loŋs).

Pronunciation edit


Note:
  • iông - literary;
  • sông - vernacular.

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (36)
Final () (7)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Baxter yowng
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/jɨoŋ/
Pan
Wuyun
/jioŋ/
Shao
Rongfen
/ioŋ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/juawŋ/
Li
Rong
/ioŋ/
Wang
Li
/jĭwoŋ/
Bernard
Karlgren
/i̯woŋ/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
yóng
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
jung4
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
yōng
Middle
Chinese
‹ yowng ›
Old
Chinese
/*loŋ/
English use; advantage

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
No. 15459
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*loŋ/

Definitions edit

  1. to use; to employ
  2. to need
    置疑  ―  yōngzhìyí  ―  to not need to question
  3. contribution; merit
  4. ordinary; common; (by extension) mediocre; inferior
  5. (literary, rhetorical question) how; how can it be that (used in rhetorical questions)
    Synonym: ()
  6. a surname

Synonyms edit

  • (common): (píng)
  • (mediocre): (fán)

Antonyms edit

Compounds edit

Japanese edit

Kanji edit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  1. commonplace

Readings edit

Compounds edit


Kanji in this term
よう
Grade: S
on’yomi

Pronunciation edit

Affix edit

(よう) (

  1. ordinary; commonplace

References edit

  1. ^ Matsumura, Akira, editor (2006), 大辞林 (in Japanese), Third edition, Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

Korean edit

Hanja edit

(eum (yong))

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Vietnamese edit

Han character edit

: Hán Nôm readings: dong, dông, dung, giông

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References edit