See also:
U+8993, 覓
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8993

[U+8992]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+8994]

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 147, +4, 11 strokes, cangjie input 月月山山 (BBUU), four-corner 20216, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1134, character 3
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 34815
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1600, character 8
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 6, page 3665, character 15
  • Unihan data for U+8993

ChineseEdit

trad.
simp.
alternative forms

Glyph originEdit

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PronunciationEdit


Note:
  • bia̍k/be̍k - literary;
  • ba̍h/bā/bāi - vernacular;
  • māi - 𥌚 is used in the Mainland.
Note: cuê7 - semantic (original character is ).

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (4)
Final () (127)
Tone (調) Checked (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () IV
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/mek̚/
Pan
Wuyun
/mek̚/
Shao
Rongfen
/mɛk̚/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/mɛjk̚/
Li
Rong
/mek̚/
Wang
Li
/miek̚/
Bernard
Karlgren
/miek̚/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 9026
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*meːɡ/
Notes

DefinitionsEdit

  1. to hunt for; to search for; to seek

SynonymsEdit

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit

  • On (unclassified): べき (beki)
  • Kun: もとめる (motomeru, 覓める)

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(myeok) (hangeul , revised myeok, McCune–Reischauer myŏk, Yale myek)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(mạch, mích, mịch)

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