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U+6AFB, 櫻
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6AFB

[U+6AFA]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+6AFC]

TranslingualEdit

Traditional
Shinjitai
Simplified

Han characterEdit

(radical 75, +17, 21 strokes, cangjie input 木月金女 (DBCV), four-corner 46944, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 562, character 18
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 15888
  • Dae Jaweon: page 950, character 40
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 2, page 1321, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+6AFB

ChineseEdit

trad.
simp.

Glyph originEdit

PronunciationEdit



  • Dialectal data
Variety Location
Mandarin Beijing /iŋ⁵⁵/
Harbin /iŋ⁴⁴/
Tianjin /iŋ²¹/
Jinan /iŋ²¹³/
Qingdao /iŋ²¹³/
Zhengzhou /iŋ²⁴/
Xi'an /iŋ²¹/
Xining /iə̃⁴⁴/
Yinchuan /iŋ⁴⁴/
Lanzhou /ĩn³¹/
Ürümqi /iŋ⁴⁴/
Wuhan /in⁵⁵/
Chengdu /ŋən⁵⁵/
/in⁵⁵/
Guiyang /in⁵⁵/
Kunming /ĩ/
Nanjing /in³¹/
Hefei /in²¹/
Jin Taiyuan /iəŋ¹¹/
Pingyao /iŋ¹³/
Hohhot /ĩŋ³¹/
Wu Shanghai /iŋ⁵³/
Suzhou /ã⁵⁵/
Hangzhou /ʔin³³/
/ʔɑŋ³³/
Wenzhou /j̠aŋ³³/
Hui Shexian /iʌ̃³¹/
Tunxi /iɛ¹¹/
Xiang Changsha /in³³/
Xiangtan /in³³/
Gan Nanchang /in⁴²/
Hakka Meixian /in⁴⁴/
Taoyuan
Cantonese Guangzhou /jeŋ⁵³/
Nanning /jeŋ⁵⁵/
Hong Kong /jiŋ⁵⁵/
Min Xiamen (Min Nan) /iŋ⁵⁵/
Fuzhou (Min Dong) /ɛiŋ⁴⁴/
Jian'ou (Min Bei) /aiŋ⁵⁴/
Shantou (Min Nan) /eŋ³³/
Haikou (Min Nan) /eŋ²³/

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (34)
Final () (117)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () II
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ʔˠɛŋ/
Pan
Wuyun
/ʔᵚæŋ/
Shao
Rongfen
/ʔɐŋ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ʔəɨjŋ/
Li
Rong
/ʔɛŋ/
Wang
Li
/æŋ/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ʔæŋ/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
ēng
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 15329
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*qreːŋ/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. cherry

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

Shinjitai

Kyūjitai

KanjiEdit

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

  1. Kyūjitai form of

ReadingsEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Kanji in this term
さくら
Jinmeiyō
kun’yomi

See .

Proper nounEdit

(kyūjitai kanji, shinjitai kanji , hiragana さくら, rōmaji Sakura)

  1. a female given name
  2. a surname

Etymology 2Edit

Kanji in this term
さくら
Jinmeiyō
kun’yomi
Kanji in this term
おう
Jinmeiyō
kan’on
For pronunciation and definitions of – see the following entries at .
さくら,サクラ【桜】
[noun]a cherry tree, more specifically the Japanese cherry, Prunus serrulata
[noun]Short for 桜花 (sakurabana): a cherry blossom
[noun]Short for 桜木 (sakuragi): cherry wood
[noun]Short for 桜皮 (sakuragawa): cherry bark
[noun]Short for 桜色 (sakura-iro): cherry blossom pink
[noun]Short for 桜襲, 桜重 (sakura-gasane): a layered style of wearing kimono with one layer in the sakura-iro color
[noun]Short for 桜肉 (sakura niku): horsemeat, from its pinkish color
[noun]Short for 桜湯 (sakurayu): cherry blossom tea
[noun]Synonym of 天保一分銀 (Tenpō ichibugin): a rectangular silver coin issued during the Tenpō era (1830-1844), so called for its cherry blossom pattern; worth one-quarter of a (ryō)
[noun](card games) the suit of cherry blossoms in a hanafuda deck, representing the month of March
[noun](Kansai) a class of prostitute in the red-light district
[noun]the middle of the dorsal fin of a fish
[noun](theater, historical) during the Edo Period, a special box or balcony seat for a hired applauder, someone requested to cheer on the performers
[noun](slang) a shill, capper, or come-on working for a store, auction, or even a swindle, who is paid to attract customers or marks
[noun](slang) an ear
[noun]Short for 桜炭, 佐倉炭 (Sakura-zumi): a high-quality (sumi, charcoal) made in 佐倉 (Sakura) in Chiba Prefecture, using as ateji for 佐倉
[proper noun]a female given name
[proper noun]a placename
[proper noun]a surname
[proper noun]a piece of koto music, often entitled Sakura Sakura in English:
[proper noun]a piece of music played at the start of 平曲 (Heikyoku, retelling of The Tale of the Heike with 琵琶 (biwa) lute accompaniment)
おう【桜】
[affix]cherry tree
[affix]cherry tree that bears edible fruit
(This term, , is a glyph variant of .)

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(aeng) (hangeul , revised aeng, McCune–Reischauer aeng, Yale ayng)

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OkinawanEdit

NounEdit

(kyūjitai kanji, shinjitai kanji , hiragana さくら, rōmaji sakura)

  1. Kyūjitai form of (sakura, cherry tree)

Old JapaneseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From 咲く (saku, to bloom, burst open) +‎ (-ra, nominalizing and pluralizing suffix).

NounEdit

(sakura) (kana さくら)

  1. a cherry tree, especially the Japanese cherry, Prunus serrulata
    • 720, Nihon Shoki (poem 67)
      波那具波辭佐區羅梅涅虛等梅涅麼波椰區波梅涅孺和我梅豆留古羅
      pana-gupasi sakura no2 me2de ko2to2 me2deba payaku pa me2dezu waga me2duru ko1ra
      (please add an English translation of this usage example)

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Japanese: (sakura)

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(anh)

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