TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 140 +10, 16 strokes, cangjie input 廿弓水火 (TNEF), four-corner 44331, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1050, character 7
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 31618
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1511, character 14
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3273, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+84B8

ChineseEdit

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simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


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

Initial: 章 (23)
Final: 蒸
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 煑仍切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡ɕɨŋ/ /t͡ɕi̯əŋ/ /t͡ɕiəŋ/ /t͡ɕɨŋ/ /ciŋ/ /t͡ɕĭəŋ/ /t͡ɕieŋ/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
zhēng ‹ tsying › /*təŋ/ twigs as firewood

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
1406 0 /*kljɯŋ/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. to evaporate
  2. (cooking) to steam
    蒸餃蒸饺
  3. a torch made of hemp stalks or bamboo and wood in ancient times
    蒸燭蒸烛
  4. small pieces of firewood

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JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 6 “Kyōiku” kanji)

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KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

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

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(chưng, chừng)

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