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TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *ŋraː): semantic  ‎(grass) + phonetic  ‎(OC *ŋraː) – an aspect of plants.

Han characterEdit

(radical 140 +4, 10 strokes, cangjie input 廿一女竹 (TMVH), four-corner 44241, composition)

  1. bud, sprout, shoot

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1021, character 13
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 30860
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1480, character 12
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3179, character 13
  • Unihan data for U+82BD

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (31)
Final () (98)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () II
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ŋˠa/
Pan
Wuyun
/ŋᵚa/
Shao
Rongfen
/ŋa/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ŋaɨ/
Li
Rong
/ŋa/
Wang
Li
/ŋa/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ŋa/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle
Chinese
‹ ngæ ›
Old
Chinese
/*m-ɢˤ<r>a/
English shoot, sprout

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. 14178
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ŋraː/

DefinitionsEdit

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CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. bud, sprout, shoot

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

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Kanji in this term

Grade: 4
kun'yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

‎(hiragana , romaji me)

  1. bud, sprout, shoot

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

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

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(nha)

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