ChineseEdit

to promise; to yes to promise; to yes
trad. (諾諾)
simp. (诺诺)

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (8)
Final () (103)
Tone (調) Checked (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/nɑk̚/
Pan
Wuyun
/nɑk̚/
Shao
Rongfen
/nɑk̚/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/nak̚/
Li
Rong
/nɑk̚/
Wang
Li
/nɑk̚/
Bernard
Karlgren
/nɑk̚/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
nuò
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
nuò
Middle
Chinese
‹ nak ›
Old
Chinese
/*nˁak/
English agree, say yes

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. 10934
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*naːɡ/

NounEdit

諾諾

  1. (literary, onomatopoeia) Sound of agreeing submissively.

Derived termsEdit