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TranslingualEdit

shinjitai

simplified

traditional

Han characterEdit

(radical 86 +12, 16 strokes, cangjie input 火弓人廿 (FNOT), four-corner 92818, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 682, character 14
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 19402
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1094, character 10
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2238, character 11
  • Unihan data for U+71C8

ChineseEdit

trad.
simp.

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *tɯːŋ): semantic  ‎(candlelight) + phonetic  ‎(OC *tɯːŋ)

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (5)
Final () (129)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/təŋ/
Pan
Wuyun
/təŋ/
Shao
Rongfen
/təŋ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/təŋ/
Li
Rong
/təŋ/
Wang
Li
/təŋ/
Bernard
Karlgren
/təŋ/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
dēng
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
dēng
Middle
Chinese
‹ tong ›
Old
Chinese
/*k-tˤəŋ/
English lamp

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. 2171
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*tɯːŋ/
Notes

DefinitionsEdit

  1. lamp; light (for illumination)
  2. lamp (for heating)
  3. lantern

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

SuffixEdit

‎(kyūjitai kanji, shinjitai kanji , hiragana とう, romaji -tō)

  1. light

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(deung)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (revised: deung, McCune-Reischauer: tŭng, Yale: tung)
  • Name (hangeul): ()
  1. lamp, lantern, light

compoundsEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(đăng)

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