U+6A21, 模
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6A21

[U+6A20]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+6A22]

Translingual

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Stroke order
Mainland China and Japan
 

Han character

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(Kangxi radical 75, +10, 14 (Mainland China, Japan), 15 (Hong Kong) strokes, cangjie input 木廿日大 (DTAK), four-corner 44934, composition )

Derived characters

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References

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  • Kangxi Dictionary: page 551, character 2
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 15453
  • Dae Jaweon: page 939, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 2, page 1261, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+6A21

Chinese

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Glyph origin

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Historical forms of the character
Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han)
Small seal script
 

Phono-semantic compound (形聲形声, OC *maː) : semantic (tree) + phonetic (OC *maːɡ).

Pronunciation 1

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Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (4)
Final () (23)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Baxter mu
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/muo/
Pan
Wuyun
/muo/
Shao
Rongfen
/mo/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/mɔ/
Li
Rong
/mo/
Wang
Li
/mu/
Bernard
Karlgren
/muo/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
mou4
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle
Chinese
‹ mu ›
Old
Chinese
/*mˁa/
English model

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. 9241
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*maː/

Definitions

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Wikipedia has articles on:
  1. model; standard; example
  2. to copy; to imitate
  3. Short for 模特 (mótè, “model; fashion model”).
      ―  míng  ―  famous fashion model
    𡃁 [Cantonese]  ―  leng1 mou4 [Jyutping]  ―  young model; pseudo-model
  4. Short for 模範模范 (mófàn, “model person; role model”).
  5. (mathematics) modulus
    同餘同余  ―  tóngyú de   ―  modulus of congruence
  6. (mathematics) modulo
    58同餘3 [MSC, trad.]
    58同余3 [MSC, simp.]
    Wǔ yǔ bā tóngyú sān. [Pinyin]
    5 and 8 are congruent modulo 3.
  7. (mathematics) modular
    形式  ―  xíngshì  ―  modular form
  8. (mathematics) module
    自由  ―  zìyóu  ―  free module
  9. a surname

Compounds

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Pronunciation 2

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Note:
  • mou4 - "appearance" or "mold";
  • mou4-2 - "mold".
Note:
  • mo5 - literary;
  • bhou5 - vernacular.

    Definitions

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    1. appearance
    2. mold; matrix; shape; pattern

    Compounds

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    Japanese

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    Kanji

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    (grade 6 “Kyōiku” kanji)

    Readings

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    Compounds

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    Etymology 1

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    Kanji in this term

    Grade: 6
    goon

    From Middle Chinese (MC mu).

    The goon pronunciation, so likely the initial borrowing.

    Pronunciation

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    Affix

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    () (mo

    1. model; pattern
    2. appearance
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    Etymology 2

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    Kanji in this term

    Grade: 6
    kan’on

    From Middle Chinese (MC mu).

    The kan'on pronunciation, so likely a later borrowing.

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    Affix

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    () (bo

    1. (uncommon) Same as (mo) above
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    Etymology 3

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    Kanji in this term
    かたぎ
    Grade: 6
    kun’yomi
    For pronunciation and definitions of – see the following entry.
    かたぎ
    [noun] carving wooden block used to dye patterns on cloth, paper, etc.
    [noun] printing wooden block
    [noun] model; pattern
    Alternative spelling
    形木
    (This term, , is an alternative spelling of the above term.)

    Korean

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    Hanja

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    (eumhun (beop mo))

    1. Hanja form? of (model, standard, pattern).

    (eumhun 본뜰 (bontteul mo))

    1. Hanja form? of (copy, imitate).

    Compounds

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    Vietnamese

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    Han character

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    : Hán Nôm readings: , mo, mọ, mu, mua, mạc,

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