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TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): phonetic  + semantic 

号 is the Simplified Character, but just as old as 號. Not a later simplification.

Han characterEdit

(radical 141 +7, 11 strokes, cangjie input 口尸卜心弓 (RSYPN) or 口尸卜心山 (RSYPU), four-corner 61211, composition)

  1. mark, sign
  2. symbol
  3. number

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1074, character 29
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 32726
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1543, character 7
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2824, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+865F

ChineseEdit

trad.
simp.

PronunciationEdit


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (), Pronunciation 1/2

Initial: (33)
Final:
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ɦɑu/ /ɣɑu/ /ɣɑu/ /ɦɑu/ /ɦaw/ /ɣɑu/ /ɣɑu/
Character (), Pronunciation 2/2

Initial: (33)
Final:
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ɦɑuH/ /ɣɑuH/ /ɣɑuH/ /ɦɑuH/ /ɦawH/ /ɣɑuH/ /ɣɑuH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
háo ‹ haw › /*[C.ɡ]ˤaw/ call out
háo ‹ hawH › /*Cə.[ɡ]ˤaw-s/ command, call (n.)

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
4916 1 /*ɦlaːw/
4918 1 /*ɦlaːws/

NounEdit

  1. number
    第五 / 第五  ―  dìwǔ hào  ―  No. 1 (in a sequence); V
  2. (Cantonese) day of the month
    71 / 71 [Cantonese]  ―  7 jyut6 1 hou4 [Jyutping]  ―  July 1
  3. (literary) brass wind instrument

SynonymsEdit

  • (day of the month): ()

CompoundsEdit

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanjikyūjitai kanji, shinjitai form )

ReadingsEdit

SuffixEdit

‎(kyūjitai kanji, shinjitai kanji , hiragana ごう, romaji -gō)

  1. ordinal marker

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(ho) (hangeul , revised ho, McCune-Reischauer ho, Yale ho)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(hào, hiệu)

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