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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 74, +6, 10 strokes, cangjie input 戈戈月 (IIB), four-corner 37720)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 505, character 23
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 14362
  • Dae Jaweon: page 884, character 19
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2072, character 6
  • Unihan data for U+6717

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

Glyph originEdit

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*raːl, *raːlʔ
*raːŋ
*raːŋ
*raːŋ
*raːŋ
*raːŋ
*raːŋ, *raːŋs
*raːŋ, *raŋ
*raːŋ
*raːŋ
*raːŋ
*raːŋ, *raŋ, *raŋs
*raːŋ, *raːŋs
*raːŋ
*raːŋ
*raːŋ
*raːŋ
*raːŋ, *raːŋs
*raːŋ, *raŋs
*raːŋ
*raːŋ
*raːŋ, *raːŋʔ
*raːŋ
*raːŋ
*raːŋʔ
*raːŋʔ
*raːŋʔ
*raːŋʔ
*raːŋʔ
*raːŋs
*raːŋs
*naŋ
*raŋ
*raŋ
*raŋs

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *raːŋʔ): phonetic  (OC *raŋ) + semantic  (moon).

PronunciationEdit


Note:
  • láng/lang - vernacular;
  • lóng - literary.
  • Wu

  • Rime
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Initial () (37)
    Final () (101)
    Tone (調) Rising (X)
    Openness (開合) Open
    Division () I
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /lɑŋX/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /lɑŋX/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /lɑŋX/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /laŋX/
    Li
    Rong
    /lɑŋX/
    Wang
    Li
    /lɑŋX/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /lɑŋX/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    lǎng
    BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Modern
    Beijing
    (Pinyin)
    lǎng
    Middle
    Chinese
    ‹ langX ›
    Old
    Chinese
    /*k.rˁaŋʔ/
    English bright

    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. 8034
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    0
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*raːŋʔ/

    DefinitionsEdit

    1. clear; bright
    2. distinct

    CompoundsEdit


    JapaneseEdit

    KanjiEdit

    (grade 6 “Kyōiku” kanji)

    1. (visually) bright, clear
    2. (auditorily) sonorant, clear
    3. (psychologically) merry, cheerful

    ReadingsEdit


    KoreanEdit

    HanjaEdit

    (rang>nang) (hangeul >)

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    VietnameseEdit

    Han characterEdit

    (lãng, lang)

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