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U+8584, 薄
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8584

[U+8583]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+8585]

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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 140 +13, 19 strokes, cangjie input 廿水戈戈 (TEII), four-corner 44146, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1060, character 12
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 32083
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1523, character 40
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3307, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+8584

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

Glyph originEdit

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*pʰoːs, *pʰa, *pʰas
*baːɡs, *baɡ
*paː
*paː, *baːs
*paː
*paː
*paː, *pʰaː
*paː, *baːs
*paː
*paː, *pʰaː, *pʰaːʔ, *pʰaːs
秿 *paː, *pʰa, *baʔ
*paː, *pʰaː, *paʔ
*paːʔ
*paːʔ, *paːs
*pʰaː, *pʰaːs, *pʰa
*pʰaː, *pʰa
*pʰaːʔ
*pʰaːʔ
*pʰaːʔ, *paːɡ
*pʰaːs
*baː
*baː
*baː, *paʔ
*baː, *paʔ
*baː
*baː
*baː
簿 *baːʔ, *baːɡ
*baːs
*baːs
*pa, *paʔ, *pʰas
*paʔ
*paʔ
*paʔ
*paʔ, *pʰaʔ
*paʔ, *pʰa
*paɡs
*paɡs, *paːɡ, *pʰaːɡ
*pʰa
*pʰa
*ba
*baʔ
*baʔ
*baɡs
*paːɡ
*paːɡ
*paːɡ
*paːɡ
*paːɡ
*paːɡ
*paːɡ, *baːɡ
*paːɡ, *baɡ, *breːɡ
*pʰaːɡ
*pʰaːɡ
*baːɡ
*baːɡ

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *baːɡ): semantic  + phonetic  (OC *pʰaːʔ, *paːɡ).

PronunciationEdit


Note:
  • bó - literary (“weak, poor, stingy”);
  • báo - vernacular (“thin”);
  • bò - only used in 薄荷.
  • Cantonese
  • Hakka
  • Min Bei
  • Min Dong
  • Min Nan
  • Note:
    • po̍h - vernacular, surname;
    • po̍k - literary.
    Note: bêg4 - “to approach”.

    Rime
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Initial () (3)
    Final () (104)
    Tone (調) Checked (Ø)
    Openness (開合) Closed
    Division () I
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /bwɑk̚/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /bʷɑk̚/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /buɑk̚/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /bwak̚/
    Li
    Rong
    /buɑk̚/
    Wang
    Li
    /buɑk̚/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /bʱwɑk̚/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Modern
    Beijing
    (Pinyin)
    Middle
    Chinese
    ‹ bak ›
    Old
    Chinese
    /*[b]ˤak/
    English thin

    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. 3487
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    0
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*baːɡ/

    DefinitionsEdit

    1. thin; slight; weak
    2. poor; stingy
    3. Alternative form of (, “capital of Yin”).
    4. to approach. e.g. 日薄西山
    5. A surname​.
    AntonymsEdit
    • (hòu, “thick”)
    See alsoEdit

    CompoundsEdit

    Pronunciation 2Edit

    DefinitionsEdit

    1. Only used in 蓾薄.

    ReferencesEdit


    JapaneseEdit

    KanjiEdit

    (common “Jōyō” kanji)

    1. thin, weak, sparse
    2. dilute
    3. weak (tea)

    ReadingsEdit

    Proper nounEdit

    (hiragana すすき, rōmaji Susuki)

    1. A female given name.

    CompoundsEdit

    ReferencesEdit

    • New Nelson: 5225
    • Halpern: 2370
    • Halpern Learners: 1534
    • Heisig: 227
    • Tuttle Kanji Dictionary: 3k13.11
    1. Source: EDICT and KANJIDIC files licensed by the Electronic Dictionaries Research Group.

    NounEdit

    (katakana ススキ, rōmaji susuki)

    1. Miscanthus sinensis a.k.a. Zebra Grass

    PrefixEdit

    (hiragana うす, rōmaji usu-)

    1. light (pink etc.)

    KoreanEdit

    HanjaEdit

    (bak) (hangeul )

    1. This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.

    VietnameseEdit

    Han characterEdit

    (bạc)

    1. This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.