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TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *klaːŋ): semantic  ‎(rope) + phonetic  ‎(OC *klaːŋ)

Han characterEdit

(radical 120 +8, 14 strokes, cangjie input 女火月廿山 (VFBTU), four-corner 27920)

  1. heavy rope, hawser
  2. main points
  3. (biological classification) class

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 927, character 24
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 27576
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1364, character 30
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3414, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+7DB1

ChineseEdit

trad.
simp.

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (28)
Final () (101)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kɑŋ/
Pan
Wuyun
/kɑŋ/
Shao
Rongfen
/kɑŋ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kaŋ/
Li
Rong
/kɑŋ/
Wang
Li
/kɑŋ/
Bernard
Karlgren
/kɑŋ/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
gāng
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
gāng
Middle
Chinese
‹ kang ›
Old
Chinese
/*kˤaŋ/
English guiding rope of net

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. 3716
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*klaːŋ/

NounEdit

  1. guiding principle
  2. essential part, key part
  3. program, outline
  4. (taxonomy) class
  5. (archaic) headrope, main rope of a fishing net

CompoundsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • in CEDICT on MDBG

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit

Kanji in this term
つな
Grade: S
kun'yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

‎(hiragana つな, romaji tsuna)

  1. rope

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  2. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(gang) (hangeul , revised gang, McCune-Reischauer kang, Yale kang)

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OkinawanEdit

KanjiEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cognate with mainland Japanese ‎(tsuna).

NounEdit

‎(hiragana ちな, romaji china)

  1. rope

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(cương, cáng)

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