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U+8A60, 詠
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8A60

[U+8A5F]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+8A61]

Contents

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 149, +5, 12 strokes, cangjie input 卜口戈弓水 (YRINE), four-corner 03632, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1156, character 18
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 35409
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1621, character 22
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 3957, character 8
  • Unihan data for U+8A60

ChineseEdit

trad. /
simp.

Glyph originEdit

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*ɢʷraŋʔ
*ɢʷraŋʔ
*ɢʷraŋs
*ɢʷraŋs
*ɢʷraŋs

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (35)
Final () (112)
Tone (調) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ɦˠwiæŋH/
Pan
Wuyun
/ɦʷᵚiaŋH/
Shao
Rongfen
/ɣiuaŋH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ɦwiajŋH/
Li
Rong
/ɣiuɐŋH/
Wang
Li
/ɣĭwɐŋH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/i̯wɐŋH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
yòng
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
yǒng
Middle
Chinese
‹ hjwaengH ›
Old
Chinese
/*[ɢ]ʷraŋ-s/
English chant (v.)

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. 15426
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ɢʷraŋs/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. to sing; to hum; to chant
  2. to describe in poetic language

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  1. recitation
  2. poem
  3. song
  4. composing

ReadingsEdit

See alsoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Kanji in this term
えい
Grade: S
kan’on

From Middle Chinese (MC ɦˠwiæŋH).

The kan'on pronunciation, so likely a later borrowing.

PronunciationEdit

AffixEdit

(hiragana えい, rōmaji ei)

  1. recite (poetry); sing; hum; chant
  2. compose (poetry)
  3. poetry

NounEdit

(hiragana えい, rōmaji ei)

  1. (literary) the composition of poetry; composed poetry
  2. This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(yeong) (hangeul , revised yeong, McCune–Reischauer yŏng, Yale yeng)

  1. sing, hum, chant

ReferencesEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(vịnh, vẳng, vạnh)

  1. This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.