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TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Historical forms of the character
Oracle bone script Bamboo and silk script Large seal script Small seal script
罔-oracle.svg 罔-silk.svg 罔-bigseal.svg 罔-seal.svg

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *mlaŋʔ): semantic  + phonetic  ‎(OC *maŋ)

Han characterEdit

(radical 122 +3, 8 strokes, cangjie input 月廿卜女 (BTYV), four-corner 77220, composition)

  1. net
  2. deceive
  3. libel
  4. negative

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 946, character 30
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 28211
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1387, character 21
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2914, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+7F54

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (4)
Final () (106)
Tone (調) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/mʉɐŋX/
Pan
Wuyun
/mʷiɐŋX/
Shao
Rongfen
/miuɑŋX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/muaŋX/
Li
Rong
/miuaŋX/
Wang
Li
/mĭwaŋX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/miwaŋX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
wǎng
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
wǎng
Middle
Chinese
‹ mjangX ›
Old
Chinese
/*maŋʔ (or *C.maŋʔ ?)/
English 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. 12674
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*mlaŋʔ/
Notes

VerbEdit

  1. (archaic) to falsely accuse; to wrong (someone); to slander

Usage notesEdit

  • The modern vernacular equivalent to (when it means falsely accuse) is: 冤枉.

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(mang) (hangeul , revised mang, McCune-Reischauer mang, Yale mang)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

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