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TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *ljaŋ, *laŋ): semantic  ‎(water) + phonetic  ‎(OC *laŋ)[1]

Han characterEdit

(radical 85 +6, 9 strokes, cangjie input 水廿手 (ETQ), four-corner 38151, composition)

  1. ocean, sea
  2. A (typically male) given name
  3. foreign, western, imported

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://www.yellowbridge.com/chinese/character-etymology.php?searchChinese=1&zi=%E6%B4%8B
  • KangXi: page 619, character 28
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 17363
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1014, character 19
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 1615, character 11
  • Unihan data for U+6D0B

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
Initial () (36) (17)
Final () (105) (105)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () III III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/jɨɐŋ/ /zɨɐŋ/
Pan
Wuyun
/jiɐŋ/ /ziɐŋ/
Shao
Rongfen
/iɑŋ/ /ziɑŋ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/jɨaŋ/ /zɨaŋ/
Li
Rong
/iaŋ/ /ziaŋ/
Wang
Li
/jĭaŋ/ /zĭaŋ/
Bernard
Karlgren
/i̯aŋ/ /zi̯aŋ/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
yáng xiáng
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
yáng
Middle
Chinese
‹ yang ›
Old
Chinese
/*ɢ(r)aŋ/
English "great expanse of water"

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 # 1/2 2/2
No. 14525 14536
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0 0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ljaŋ/ /*laŋ/

DefinitionsEdit

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CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit

Proper nounEdit

‎(hiragana ひろし, romaji Hiroshi)

  1. A male given name

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

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

  1. ocean
  2. western(西洋)

compoundsEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(dương)

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