U+8525, 蔥
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8525

[U+8524]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+8526]
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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 140 +11, 17 strokes, cangjie input 廿竹田心 (THWP), four-corner 44332, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1055, character 11
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 31825
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1517, character 24
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3281, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+8525

ChineseEdit

trad. /
simp.

Glyph originEdit

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*sʰroːŋ
*sʰroːŋ
*sʰroːŋ
*sʰroːŋ, *sʰloːŋ
*ʔsloːŋʔ
*ʔsloːŋʔ
*ʔsloːŋʔ
*ʔsloːŋʔ
*ʔsloːŋʔ
*ʔsloːŋʔ, *ʔsloːŋs
*sʰloːŋ
*sʰloːŋ
*sʰloːŋ
*sʰloːŋ
*sʰloːŋ
*sʰloːŋ
*sʰloːŋ
*sʰloːŋ
*sʰloːŋ
*sʰloːŋ
*sʰloːŋ
*sʰloːŋ
*sʰloːŋ
*sʰloːŋs
*sloːŋ, *sloːŋʔ
*sloːŋ
*sʰloŋʔ, *kjoŋ

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

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Sino-Tibetan *b-tsuŋ(onion). Cognate with Tibetan བཙོང(btsong), ཙོང(tsong, onion, scallion).

PronunciationEdit


Note:
  • chhang - vernacular;
  • chhong - literary.

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (14)
Final () (1)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/t͡sʰuŋ/
Pan
Wuyun
/t͡sʰuŋ/
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡sʰuŋ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/t͡sʰəwŋ/
Li
Rong
/t͡sʰuŋ/
Wang
Li
/t͡sʰuŋ/
Bernard
Karlgren
/t͡sʰuŋ/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
cōng
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
cōng
Middle
Chinese
‹ tshuwng ›
Old
Chinese
/*[ts]ʰˤoŋ/
English onion

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. 1821
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*sʰloːŋ/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. green onion; spring onion; scallion   (Classifier: ; ; m; m)
  2. () Allium
  3. green (colour)
    /   ―  cōngcuì  ―  fresh green

CompoundsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit


DefinitionsEdit

  1. Alternative form of (chuāng), only used in 蔥靈葱灵.

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(chong) (hangeul , revised chong, McCune-Reischauer ch'ong, Yale chong)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(song, thông)

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