U+725D, 牝
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-725D

[U+725C]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+725E]
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TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Historical forms of the character
Oracle bone script Large seal script Small seal script
     
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*pilʔ, *hŋʷraːls
*pʰelʔ
*pʰelʔ, *pilʔ, *pʰrilʔ
*pilʔ
*bilʔ, *binʔ

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *bilʔ, *binʔ): semantic (cattle) + phonetic (OC *pilʔ, *hŋʷraːls).

Han characterEdit

(radical 93 +2, 6 strokes, cangjie input 竹手心 (HQP), four-corner 21510, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 697, character 2
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 19925
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1109, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 1800, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+725D

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
Initial () (3) (3)
Final () (15) (43)
Tone (調) Rising (X) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () III III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/biɪX/ /biɪnX/
Pan
Wuyun
/biX/ /binX/
Shao
Rongfen
/bjɪX/ /bjenX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/biX/ /binX/
Li
Rong
/biX/ /biĕnX/
Wang
Li
/biX/ /bĭĕnX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/bʱiX/ /bʱi̯ĕnX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
bìn
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
pìn pìn
Middle
Chinese
‹ bjijX › ‹ bjinX ›
Old
Chinese
/*[b]irʔ/ (dialect: *-r > *-j) /*[b]irʔ/
English female of animals female of animals

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. 489 490
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2 2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*bilʔ/ /*binʔ/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. female of species
  2. deep gorge

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(bin) (hangeul , revised bin, McCune-Reischauer pin, Yale pin)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

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