See also:
U+690F, 椏
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-690F

[U+690E]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+6910]

TranslingualEdit

Traditional
Shinjitai
(extended)
𬂲
Simplified

Han characterEdit

(radical 75, +8, 12 strokes, cangjie input 木一中一 (DMLM), four-corner 41917, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 536, character 12
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 15025
  • Dae Jaweon: page 924, character 2
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 2, page 1224, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+690F

ChineseEdit

Glyph originEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *qaːʔ, *qraː): semantic (tree) + phonetic (OC *qraːɡs).

Pronunciation 1Edit

trad.
simp. /
alternative forms
桠 - Mainland standard character in place names, personal names and technical terms


Note: The zero initial /∅-/ is commonly pronounced with a ng-initial /ŋ-/ in some varieties of Cantonese, including Hong Kong Cantonese.

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2
Initial () (34)
Final () (98)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () II
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ʔˠa/
Pan
Wuyun
/ʔᵚa/
Shao
Rongfen
/ʔa/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ʔaɨ/
Li
Rong
/ʔa/
Wang
Li
/a/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ʔa/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 2/2
No. 14207
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*qraː/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. Alternative form of (, “the forking branch of a tree”). [from 6th c.]
  2. to close
  3. a kind of tree
  4. (Min Dong, Min Nan) a branch, a twig of a tree

CompoundsEdit

Pronunciation 2Edit

trad.
simp.



Rime
Character
Reading # 2/2
Initial () (34)
Final () (94)
Tone (調) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ʔɑX/
Pan
Wuyun
/ʔɑX/
Shao
Rongfen
/ʔɑX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ʔaX/
Li
Rong
/ʔɑX/
Wang
Li
X/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ʔɑX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
ě
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/2
No. 14206
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
𨵌
Old
Chinese
/*qaːʔ/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. Only used in 㰁椏㰁桠.

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanjikyūjitai kanji, shinjitai form 𬂲)

  1. crotch of a tree

ReadingsEdit

  • Go-on: (e)
  • Kan-on: (a)
  • Kun: また (mata, )

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(a) (hangeul , revised a, McCune–Reischauer a, Yale a)

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ReferencesEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

: Hán Nôm readings: a, nha

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