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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 120 +12, 18 strokes, cangjie input 女火金田日 (VFCWA), four-corner 28966, composition)

  1. silk fabrics
  2. used as a surname

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 938, character 25
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 27888
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1377, character 24
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3454, character 8
  • Unihan data for U+7E52

ChineseEdit

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PronunciationEdit


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: (15)
Final:
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/d͡zɨŋ/ /d͡zʱi̯əŋ/ /d͡ziəŋ/ /d͡zɨŋ/ /d͡ziŋ/ /d͡zĭəŋ/ /d͡zieŋ/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
zēng ‹ dzing › /*[dz]əŋ/ silk

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 No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
16612 0 /*ʔsɯːŋ/
16631 0 /*zɯŋ/

NounEdit

  1. silk
  2. (less commonly) finely woven fabrics other than silk

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(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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‎(jeung) (hangeul , revised jeung, McCune-Reischauer chŭng, Yale cung)

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