U+78C5, 磅
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-78C5

[U+78C4]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+78C6]

Translingual edit

Han character edit

(Kangxi radical 112, +10, 15 strokes, cangjie input 一口卜月尸 (MRYBS), four-corner 10627, composition )

References edit

  • Kangxi Dictionary: page 834, character 18
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 24386
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1251, character 15
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 4, page 2449, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+78C5

Chinese edit

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin edit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲形声, OC *pʰaːŋ, *pʰraːŋ): semantic (rock; stone) + phonetic (OC *baːŋ).

Etymology 1 edit

Borrowed from English pound.

Pronunciation edit


Note: bong6-2 - “platform scale”.

Definitions edit

  1. pound (unit of mass)
    [Cantonese]  ―  loeng5 bong6 bun3 [Jyutping]  ―  two-and-a-half pounds
  2. to weigh
    [Cantonese, trad.]
    [Cantonese, simp.]
    heoi3 bong6 haa5 gei2 cung5 aa1. [Jyutping]
    Go weigh yourself.
  3. platform scale; balance
    電子电子 [Cantonese]  ―  din6 zi2 bong6-2 [Jyutping]  ―  electronic scale
  4. (Cantonese) pressure gauge; manometer
    [Cantonese]  ―  guk1 bong6-2 [Jyutping]  ―  (please add an English translation of this usage example)
Synonyms edit

Compounds edit

See also edit

Etymology 2 edit

Borrowed from English point.

Pronunciation edit


Definitions edit

  1. point (unit equal to 1/12 of a pica)

Synonyms edit

Etymology 3 edit

Pronunciation edit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2
Initial () (2)
Final () (101)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Baxter phang
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/pʰɑŋ/
Pan
Wuyun
/pʰɑŋ/
Shao
Rongfen
/pʰɑŋ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/pʰaŋ/
Li
Rong
/pʰɑŋ/
Wang
Li
/pʰɑŋ/
Bernard
Karlgren
/pʰɑŋ/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
pāng
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
pong1
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/2
No. 2995
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*pʰaːŋ/
Notes

Definitions edit

  1. Only used in 磅礴 (pángbó) and 磅磄.

Compounds edit

Etymology 4 edit

Onomatopoeic.

Pronunciation edit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
Initial () (2) (2)
Final () (101) (111)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () I III
Fanqie
Baxter phang phjaeng
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/pʰɑŋ/ /pʰˠiæŋ/
Pan
Wuyun
/pʰɑŋ/ /pʰᵚiaŋ/
Shao
Rongfen
/pʰɑŋ/ /pʰiaŋ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/pʰaŋ/ /pʰiajŋ/
Li
Rong
/pʰɑŋ/ /pʰiɐŋ/
Wang
Li
/pʰɑŋ/ /pʰĭɐŋ/
Bernard
Karlgren
/pʰɑŋ/ /pʰi̯ɐŋ/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
pāng pīng
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
pong1 ping1
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
No. 2995 3017
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0 0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*pʰaːŋ/ /*pʰraːŋ/
Notes

Definitions edit

  1. This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.

Compounds edit

Japanese edit

Kanji edit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. pound

Readings edit

Noun edit

(ポンド) (pondo

  1. Rare spelling of ポンド (pondo, pound).

Pronunciation edit

Alternative forms edit

  1.  ポンド
  2.  
  3.  

Synonyms edit

  1. パウンド
  2. 英斤

References edit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

Korean edit

Hanja edit

(bang) (hangeul , revised bang, McCune–Reischauer pang, Yale pang)

  1. This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.

Vietnamese edit

Han character edit

: Hán Nôm readings: bàng

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