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U+731B, 猛
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-731B

[U+731A]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+731C]

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 94, +8, 11 strokes, cangjie input 大竹弓木廿 (KHNDT), four-corner 47217, composition)

Derived charactersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 713, character 26
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 20498
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1125, character 19
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1354, character 22
  • Unihan data for U+731B

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

Glyph originEdit

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*mraːŋʔ
*mraːŋʔ
*mraːŋʔ
*maŋʔ
*mraːŋs

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *mraːŋʔ): semantic  + phonetic  (OC *mraːŋs).

PronunciationEdit


Note:
  • māng - fierce (of fires), quick/speedy;
  • mēng - fierce (general), surname;
  • mē̤ng - powerful, suddenly.
  • Min Nan
  • Note:
    • Xiamen, Zhangzhou, Taiwan:
      • béng - literary;
      • mí/mée/mé/mih/meeh - vernacular.
  • (Teochew)
  • Note:
    • mên2 - vernacular;
    • mêng2 - literary.

    Rime
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Initial () (4)
    Final () (109)
    Tone (調) Rising (X)
    Openness (開合) Open
    Division () II
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /mˠæŋX/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /mᵚaŋX/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /maŋX/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /maɨjŋX/
    Li
    Rong
    /mɐŋX/
    Wang
    Li
    /mɐŋX/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /mɐŋX/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    měng
    Zhengzhang system (2003)
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    No. 9148
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    0
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*mraːŋʔ/
    Notes

    DefinitionsEdit

    1. ferocious; fierce; violent; powerful; vigorous
      /   ―  Fēng chuī de hěn měng.  ―  The wind is blowing very hard.
      /   ―  měngshòu  ―  ferocious beast
    2. bold
        ―  yǒngměng  ―  bold
    3. (slang) awesome
    4. (Cantonese) haunted; spooky
    5. suddenly; quickly
    6. (Min Dong, Teochew, Malaysia Hokkien) fast; quick
    7. (Cantonese) continuously; vigorously; persistently; insistently
      打機記得食飯 [Cantonese, trad.]
      打机记得食饭 [Cantonese, simp.]
      Keoi5 maang5 daa2 gei1, dou1 m4 gei3 dak1 jiu3 sik6 faan6. [Jyutping]
      He gamed as if there were no tomorrow, such that he even forgot to eat.

    SynonymsEdit

    Dialectal synonyms of (“fast; quick; speedy”) [map]
    Variety Location Words
    Formal (Written Standard Chinese) , 快速, 迅速
    Mandarin Beijing
    Taiwan
    Jinan
    Xi'an
    Wuhan
    Chengdu
    Yangzhou , 𢜶
    Hefei , 𢜶
    Cantonese Guangzhou , 快脆
    Hong Kong , 快脆
    Taishan , 快脆
    Yangjiang
    Gan Nanchang
    Hakka Meixian ,
    Miaoli (N. Sixian)
    Liudui (S. Sixian)
    Hsinchu (Hailu)
    Dongshi (Dabu) ,
    Hsinchu (Raoping)
    Yunlin (Zhao'an)
    Jin Taiyuan
    Min Bei Jian'ou
    Min Dong Fuzhou ,
    Min Nan Xiamen
    Quanzhou
    Zhangzhou
    Taipei
    Penang , ,
    Philippines (Manila)
    Chaozhou
    Shantou
    Haifeng
    Wu Suzhou , 𢜶
    Wenzhou ,
    Xiang Changsha , 快迅
    Shuangfeng , 快迅

    CompoundsEdit


    JapaneseEdit

    KanjiEdit

    (common “Jōyō” kanji)

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    ReadingsEdit

    CompoundsEdit

    EtymologyEdit

    Kanji in this term
    もう
    Grade: S
    on’yomi

    PronunciationEdit

    NounEdit

    (hiragana もう, rōmaji , historical hiragana まう)

    1. ferociousness

    PrefixEdit

    (hiragana もう, rōmaji mō-, historical hiragana まう)

    1. wild, ferocious, frenzied
       (もう)ダッシュ
      -dasshu
      wild dash
       (もう)アタック
      -atakku
      frenzied attack
       (もう)勉強 (べんきょう)
      -benkyō
      intense studying

    Proper nounEdit

    (hiragana たけし, rōmaji Takeshi)

    1. A male given name

    (hiragana たける, rōmaji Takeru)

    1. A male given name

    ReferencesEdit

    1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN

    KoreanEdit

    HanjaEdit

    (maeng) (hangeul , revised maeng, McCune–Reischauer maeng, Yale mayng)

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    VietnameseEdit

    Han characterEdit

    (mãnh, mạnh)

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