See also: 糖
- KangXi: not present, would follow page 1286, character 24
- Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 39987
- Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 3594, character 2
- Unihan data for U+91A3
Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic 酉 (“oxygenated functional group”) + phonetic 唐 ( *ɡl'aːŋ). 酉 is a common component in other organic compounds with oxygen, such as 醇 (chún, “alcohol”), 醛 (quán, “aldehyde”) and 酮 (tóng, “ketone”).
|For pronunciation and definitions of 醣 – see 糖 (“saccharide; carbohydrate”).
(This character, 醣, is a variant traditional form of 糖.)