TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 74 +7, 11 strokes, cangjie input 卜月竹土 (YBHG) or 卜月一土 (YBMG), four-corner 07104, composition ⿱⿰)

  1. to look at, look forward
  2. to hope, expect

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 505, character 29
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 14368
  • Dae Jaweon: page 884, character 23
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2080, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+671B

ChineseEdit

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simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (望), Pronunciation 1/2

Initial: 明 (4)
Final: 陽
Division: III

Openness: Closed
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 武方切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/mʉɐŋ/ /miwaŋ/ /miuaŋ/ /mʷiɐŋ/ /muaŋ/ /mĭwaŋ/ /miuɑŋ/
Character (望), Pronunciation 2/2

Initial: 明 (4)
Final: 陽
Division: III

Openness: Closed
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 巫放切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/mʉɐŋH/ /miwaŋH/ /miuaŋH/ /mʷiɐŋH/ /muaŋH/ /mĭwaŋH/ /miuɑŋH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
wàng ‹ mjang › /*maŋ/ look at from a distance
wàng ‹ mjangH › /*maŋ-s/ look at from a distance

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
12667 0 /*maŋ/
12686 0 /*maŋs/

DefinitionsEdit

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JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

  • 望遠 (bōen): seeing at a distance
  • 希望 (kibō): hope, wish, aspiration

Proper nounEdit

‎(hiragana のぞむ, romaji Nozomu)

  1. A male given name

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

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

  1. 바라다 (barada) to desire, expect, hope
  2. 바라보다 (baraboda) to gaze, look
  3. 우러러보다 (ureoreoboda) to admire, respect
  4. 엿보다 (yeosboda, yeot-) to peek, peep
  5. 원망하다 (wonmanghada) to deplore, reproach
  6. 이름 (ireum) name, fame
  7. 망제 (望祭, mangje) ancestor worship
  8. 보름 (boreum) full moon

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(vọng)

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