TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 53 广+12, 15 strokes, cangjie input 戈十十月 (IJJB), four-corner 00227, composition广)

  1. temple, shrine
  2. imperial court

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 350, character 28
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 9489
  • Dae Jaweon: page 662, character 2
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 901, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+5EDF

ChineseEdit

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PronunciationEdit


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

Initial: 明 (4)
Final: 宵
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 眉召切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/miᴇuH/ /mi̯ɛuH/ /miɛuH/ /miɛuH/ /miawH/ /mĭɛuH/ /mjæuH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
miào ‹ mjewH › /*[m]raw-s/ a kind of building with side rooms

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
1306 2 /*mrews/ 古文作庿

NounEdit

  1. Buddhist temple

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

ReadingsEdit

NounEdit

‎(hiragana びょう, romaji byō)

  1. mausoleum
  2. shrine
  3. palace

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

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

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(miếu, mưỡu, méo, miễu)

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