U+8729, 蜩
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8729

[U+8728]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+872A]

Translingual edit

Han character edit

(Kangxi radical 142, +8, 14 strokes, cangjie input 中戈月土口 (LIBGR), four-corner 57120, composition )

  1. cicada, broad locust

References edit

  • Kangxi Dictionary: page 1086, character 23
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 33166
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1553, character 26
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 4, page 2865, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+8729

Chinese edit

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simp. #

Glyph origin edit

Pronunciation 1 edit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (7)
Final () (93)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () IV
Fanqie
Baxter dew
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/deu/
Pan
Wuyun
/deu/
Shao
Rongfen
/deu/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/dɛw/
Li
Rong
/deu/
Wang
Li
/dieu/
Bernard
Karlgren
/dʱieu/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
tiáo
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
tiu4
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 17521
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*dɯːw/

Definitions edit

  1. (archaic) cicada

Compounds edit

Pronunciation 2 edit


Definitions edit

  1. Only used in 蜩蟉.

Japanese edit

Kanji edit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. clear-toned cicada

Readings edit

Compounds edit

Etymology 1 edit

 
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Kanji in this term
ひぐらし
Hyōgaiji
kun’yomi

From 日暮らし (higurashi, all day). (Can this(+) etymology be sourced?)

Alternative forms edit

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

(ひぐらし) or (ヒグラシ) (higurashi

  1. the evening cicada, Tanna japonensis
    Synonym: 茅蜩 (bōchō)
    Hypernym: (semi)

Etymology 2 edit

Kanji in this term
かなかな
Hyōgaiji
irregular

Onomatopoeic.

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

(かなかな) or (カナカナ) (kanakana

  1. the evening cicada, Tanna japonensis

See also edit

References edit

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Matsumura, Akira, editor (2006), 大辞林 [Daijirin] (in Japanese), Third edition, Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

Korean edit

Hanja edit

(jo) (hangeul , revised jo, McCune–Reischauer cho, Yale co)

  1. cicada
  2. broad locust