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U+8290, 芐
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8290

[U+828F]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+8291]

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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 140, +3, 9 strokes, cangjie input 廿一卜 (TMY), four-corner 44231, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1018, character 18
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 30680
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1476, character 16
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3174, character 10
  • Unihan data for U+8290

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

Glyph originEdit

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*ɡraːʔ
*ɡraːʔ, *ɡraːs
*ɡraːs, *ɡaːʔ

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *ɡraːs, *ɡaːʔ): semantic  (grass; plant) + phonetic  (OC *ɡraːʔ, *ɡraːs).

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit


Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
Initial () (33) (33)
Final () (23) (98)
Tone (調) Rising (X) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () I II
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ɦuoX/ /ɦˠaH/
Pan
Wuyun
/ɦuoX/ /ɦᵚaH/
Shao
Rongfen
/ɣoX/ /ɣaH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ɦɔX/ /ɦaɨH/
Li
Rong
/ɣoX/ /ɣaH/
Wang
Li
/ɣuX/ /ɣaH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ɣuoX/ /ɣaH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
xià
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
xià
Middle
Chinese
‹ H ›
Old
Chinese
/*[ɡ]ˁra-s/
English rush, sedge

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 # 1/2 2/2
No. 13447 13448
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0 0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ɡraːs/ /*ɡaːʔ/
Notes

DefinitionsEdit

  1. a kind of medicinal herb

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit


DefinitionsEdit

  1. mat woven from cattails
  2. A surname.