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U+85D5, 藕
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-85D5

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TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 140, +15, 21 strokes, cangjie input 廿手木月 (TQDB), four-corner 44927, composition)

  1. lotus rhizome

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1065, character 2
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 32298
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1529, character 27
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3317, character 6
  • Unihan data for U+85D5

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

Glyph originEdit

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*ŋoː, *ŋo
*ŋoːʔ, *ŋoːs
*ŋoːʔ
*ŋoːʔ
*ŋoːʔ, *ŋo
*ŋoːʔ
*ŋo
*ŋo
*ŋo, *ŋos
*ŋo
*ŋo
*ŋo
*ŋo, *ŋoŋ
*ŋo
*ŋos
*ŋos
*ŋos
*ŋos
*ŋoŋ
*ŋoŋ

PronunciationEdit


Note:
  • ngāu - vernacular;
  • gió/ngó͘ - literary.

  • Dialectal data
Variety Location
Mandarin Beijing /ou²¹⁴/
Harbin /ou²¹³/
Tianjin /nou¹³/
Jinan /ŋou⁵⁵/
Qingdao /ɣou⁵⁵/
Zhengzhou /ou⁵³/
Xi'an /ŋou⁵³/
Xining /nɯ⁵³/
Yinchuan /əu⁵³/
Lanzhou /ou⁴⁴²/
Ürümqi /ŋɤu⁵¹/
Wuhan /ŋəu⁴²/
Chengdu /ŋəu⁵³/
Guiyang /ŋəu⁴²/
/əu⁴²/
Kunming /əu⁵³/
Nanjing /əɯ²¹²/
Hefei /ʐɯ²⁴/
Jin Taiyuan /ɣəu⁵³/
Pingyao /ŋəu⁵³/
Hohhot /ŋəu⁵³/
Wu Shanghai /ŋɤ²³/
Suzhou /ŋɤ³¹/
Hangzhou /ŋei⁵³/
Wenzhou /ŋau³⁵/
Hui Shexian /niu³⁵/
/ŋiu³⁵/
Tunxi /ȵiu²⁴/
Xiang Changsha /ŋəu⁴¹/
Xiangtan /ŋəɯ⁴²/
Gan Nanchang /ŋiɛu²¹³/
Hakka Meixian /ŋeu³¹/
Taoyuan
Cantonese Guangzhou /ŋɐu²³/
Nanning /ŋɐu²⁴/
Hong Kong /ŋɐu¹³/
Min Xiamen (Min Nan) /ŋɔ⁵³/
/ŋau²²/
Fuzhou (Min Dong) /ŋɑu²⁴²/
Jian'ou (Min Bei) /ŋe²¹/
Shantou (Min Nan) /kau³⁵/
Haikou (Min Nan) /ŋɔu²¹³/

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (31)
Final () (137)
Tone (調) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ŋəuX/
Pan
Wuyun
/ŋəuX/
Shao
Rongfen
/ŋəuX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ŋəwX/
Li
Rong
/ŋuX/
Wang
Li
/ŋəuX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ŋə̯uX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
ǒu
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
ǒu
Middle
Chinese
‹ nguwX ›
Old
Chinese
/*C.ŋˁ(r)oʔ/
English lotus root

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. 15915
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ŋoːʔ/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. lotus root, root of lotus

SynonymsEdit

Dialectal synonyms of 蓮藕 (“lotus root”) [map]
Variety Location Words
Classical Chinese
Formal (Written Standard Chinese) 蓮藕
Mandarin Beijing 蓮藕
Taiwan 蓮藕
Jin Taiyuan 蓮菜
Min Nan Taipei 蓮藕
Chaozhou 藕節, 蓮䕧
Shantou 蓮䕧

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. lotus
  2. lotus root
  3. arrowroot

ReadingsEdit

  • On (unclassified): ぐう (gū), ごう (gō), (gu)
  • Kun: はすのね (hasunone)

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(u) (hangeul , revised u, McCune–Reischauer u, Yale wu)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(ngó, ngẫu)

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