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TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *ɡʷil): semantic  ‎(grass, plant) + phonetic  ‎(OC *kʷilʔ) – a kind of plant.

Han characterEdit

(radical 140 +9, 15 strokes, cangjie input 廿弓人大 (TNOK), four-corner 44430, composition)

  1. sunflower
  2. measure

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1046, character 20
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 31458
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1507, character 18
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3258, character 14
  • Unihan data for U+8475

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (30)
Final () (16)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ɡiuɪ/
Pan
Wuyun
/ɡʷi/
Shao
Rongfen
/ɡjuɪ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/gwi/
Li
Rong
/ɡui/
Wang
Li
/ɡwi/
Bernard
Karlgren
/gwi/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
kuí
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
kuí
Middle
Chinese
‹ gjwij ›
Old
Chinese
/*ɡʷij/
English mallow

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. 4646
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ɡʷil/
Notes

CompoundsEdit

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit

Kanji in this term
あおい
Jinmeiyō
kun'yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

‎(hiragana あおい, romaji aoi, historical hiragana あふひ)

  1. hollyhock

Proper nounEdit

‎(hiragana あおい, romaji Aoi)

  1. A male or female given name

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

‎(gyu) (hangeul , revised gyu, McCune-Reischauer kyu, Yale kyu)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(quỳ)

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