See also: and
U+8805, 蠅
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8805

[U+8804]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+8806]

Translingual edit

Traditional
Shinjitai
(extended)
Simplified

Han character edit

(Kangxi radical 142, +13, 19 strokes, cangjie input 中戈口難山 (LIRXU), four-corner 56116, composition )

References edit

  • Kangxi Dictionary: page 1099, character 20
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 33690
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1563, character 23
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 4, page 2897, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+8805

Chinese edit

trad.
simp.

Glyph origin edit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲形声, OC *b·lɯŋ) : semantic (insect) + phonetic (OC *mlenʔ, *mliŋʔ, *mreːŋʔ).

Etymology edit

From Proto-Sino-Tibetan *s-b-(r/j)aŋ (fly; bee). Compare (OC mˁraŋ, “"horsefly"”), Tibetan སྦྲང་བུ (sbrang bu, bee), Burmese ယင် (yang, fly), Chepang याङ् (insect; fly), Japhug ɣʑo (bee) (STEDT; Coblin, 1986; Benedict, 1972; Schuessler, 2007; Zhang, Jacques, and Lai, 2019).

Pronunciation edit


Note:
  • sìng - vernacular;
  • ìng - literary.
Note:
  • sîn - vernacular;
  • êng - literary.

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (36)
Final () (133)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Baxter ying
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/jɨŋ/
Pan
Wuyun
/jɨŋ/
Shao
Rongfen
/ieŋ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/jiŋ/
Li
Rong
/iəŋ/
Wang
Li
/jĭəŋ/
Bernard
Karlgren
/i̯əŋ/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
yíng
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
jing4
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
yíng
Middle
Chinese
‹ ying ›
Old
Chinese
/*m-rəŋ/
English fly (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
Reading # 1/1
No. 9171
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*b·lɯŋ/

Definitions edit

  1. fly; housefly

Synonyms edit

Compounds edit

Japanese edit

Shinjitai
(extended)

Kyūjitai

Kanji edit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanjikyūjitai kanji, shinjitai form )

Readings edit

Noun edit

Kanji in this term
はえ > はい
Hyōgaiji
irregular
Kanji in this term
はえ
Hyōgaiji
kun’yomi

(はえ) or (ハエ) (haeはへ (fafe)?
(alternative reading hiragana はい, rōmaji hai, historical hiragana はひ)

  1. Kyūjitai form of (fly) (insect of the family Muscidae)

Korean edit

Hanja edit

(eum (seung))

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