See also: 广, , and
U+5EE3, 廣
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5EE3

[U+5EE2]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5EE4]

TranslingualEdit

Traditional
Shinjitai
Simplified 广

Han characterEdit

(radical 53, 广+12, 15 strokes, cangjie input 戈廿一金 (ITMC), four-corner 00286, composition广(HTJK) or ⿸广(GV))

Derived charactersEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 351, character 3
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 9493
  • Dae Jaweon: page 663, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 2, page 897, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+5EE3

ChineseEdit

trad.
simp. 广*
alternative forms

Glyph originEdit

Historical forms of the character
Shang Western Zhou Spring and Autumn Warring States Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han) Liushutong (compiled in Ming)
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Bronze inscriptions Qin slip script Small seal script Transcribed ancient scripts
           

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *kʷaːŋʔ): semantic 广 + phonetic (OC *ɡʷaːŋ).

Pronunciation 1Edit


Note:
  • kóng - literary;
  • kńg/kúiⁿ - vernacular.
Note: geng2 - used in place names.

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (28)
Final () (102)
Tone (調) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kwɑŋX/
Pan
Wuyun
/kʷɑŋX/
Shao
Rongfen
/kuɑŋX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kwaŋX/
Li
Rong
/kuɑŋX/
Wang
Li
/kuɑŋX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/kwɑŋX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
guǎng
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/2
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
guǎng
Middle
Chinese
‹ kwangX ›
Old
Chinese
/*kʷˁaŋʔ/
English wide

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. 5368
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*kʷaːŋʔ/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. broad; wide; extensive; vast
  2. many; numerous; multitudinous
  3. to expand; to enlarge
  4. common; widespread; universal; pervasive; general; ubiquitous
  5. Short for 廣州广州 (Guǎngzhōu, “Guangzhou”).
  6. Short for 廣東广东 (Guǎngdōng, “Guangdong”).
  7. (Sichuan) overseas; foreign; western; imported
  8. width; breadth
  9. A surname​: Guang
SynonymsEdit
  • (broad):
  • (many):
  • (to expand):
  • (common):

CompoundsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Pronunciation 2Edit



BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 2/2
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
guǎng
Middle
Chinese
‹ kwangH ›
Old
Chinese
/*kʷˁaŋʔ-s/
English distance from east to west

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.

DefinitionsEdit

  1. to measure width
  2. distance from east to west

Pronunciation 3Edit


DefinitionsEdit

  1. Alternative form of (kuàng).
  2. Alternative form of (kuàng).

Pronunciation 4Edit


DefinitionsEdit

  1. Used in 闋廣阕广, alternative form of 騤𩧉骙𱄾 (juéguāng).
  2. Alternative form of (guāng).

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

Shinjitai

Kyūjitai

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for nameskyūjitai kanji, shinjitai form )

  1. broad
  2. wide
  3. spacious

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

HanjaEdit

(eumhun 넓을 (neolbeul gwang))

  1. Hanja form? of (broad, wide, extensive).

CompoundsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • 국제퇴계학회 대구경북지부 (國際退溪學會 大邱慶北支部) (2007). Digital Hanja Dictionary, 전자사전/電子字典. [2]
  • Supreme Court of the Republic of Korea (대한민국 대법원, Daehanmin-guk daebeobwon) (2018). Table of hanja for personal names (인명용 한자표 / 人名用漢字表, inmyeong-yonghanjapyo), page 4. [3]

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(quảng, quẳng, quãng, rộng)

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