TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  + phonetic .

Han characterEdit

(radical 156 +5, 12 strokes, cangjie input 土人戈女 (GOIV), four-corner 43805, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1216, character 28
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 37110
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1686, character 11
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3480, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+8D8A

ChineseEdit

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simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (越), Pronunciation 1/2

Initial: 云 (35)
Final: 月
Division: III

Openness: Closed
Tone: Checked (Ø)

Fanqie: 王伐切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ɦʉɐt̚/ /i̯wɐt̚/ /ɣiuɐt̚/ /ɦʷiɐt̚/ /ɦuat̚/ /ɣĭwɐn/ /ɣiuɐt̚/
Character (越), Pronunciation 2/2

Initial: 匣 (33)
Final: 末
Division: I

Openness: Closed
Tone: Checked (Ø)

Fanqie: 戸括切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ɦuɑt̚/ /ɣuɑt̚/ /ɣuɑt̚/ /ɦʷɑt̚/ /ɦwat̚/ /ɣuɑt̚/ /ɣuɑt̚/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
16330 1 /*ɢʷaːd/
16333 1 /*ɢʷad/

Proper nounEdit

  1. the Yue, ancient non-Han tribes in Southern China and Northern Vietnam, related to the Vietnamese (越南)
  2. Short for 越南: Viet; Vietnamese

Related termsEdit

VerbEdit

  1. to exceed, to surpass
  2. (Min Nan) to turn, to turn around

CompoundsEdit

DefinitionsEdit

  1. the more
      ―  yuèyuèhǎo  ―  the bigger the better

See alsoEdit

CompoundsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • MDBG (26 December 2015)

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

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ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(wol, hwal)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul): ,  (revised: wol, hwal, McCune-Reischauer: wŏl, hwal, Yale: wel, hwal)
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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(việt, vát, vẹt, vượt, nhông, vác, vệt, vót)

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