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)

Derived charactersEdit

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

Glyph originEdit

Ideogrammic compound (會意): (hand) + (to see).

Etymology 1Edit

trad.
simp.
alternative forms

PronunciationEdit


Note:
  • be̍k/bia̍k - literary;
  • ba̍h/bā/bāi - vernacular.

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
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
mik6
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

Etymology 2Edit

trad.
simp.
alternative forms 𥌚

PronunciationEdit


DefinitionsEdit

  1. (Hokkien) to see; to examine
  2. (Hokkien) give something a go; give something a try (used after a verb)

CompoundsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

trad.
simp.

PronunciationEdit

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DefinitionsEdit

  1. (Hainanese, Leizhou Min) to look for; to seek
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 4Edit

trad.
simp.

PronunciationEdit


DefinitionsEdit

  1. (Teochew) Alternative form of (“to look for; to seek”).

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

: Hán Nôm readings: mạch, mích, mịch

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