See also:
U+91AB, 醫
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-91AB

[U+91AA]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+91AC]

TranslingualEdit

Japanese
Simplified
Traditional

Han characterEdit

(radical 164, +11, 18 strokes, cangjie input 尸水一金田 (SEMCW), four-corner 77601, composition)

Derived charactersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1287, character 13
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 40006
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1787, character 13
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 6, page 3595, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+91AB

ChineseEdit

trad.
simp. *

Glyph originEdit

Historical forms of the character
Warring States Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han) Liushutong (compiled in Ming)
Qin slip script Small seal script Transcribed ancient scripts
     

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *qɯ): phonetic  (OC *qiːs) + semantic  (liquor).

Alternatively, as an ideogrammic compound (會意):  (to groan) +  (liquor) – using liquor to treat a groaning patient.

EtymologyEdit

Schuessler (2007) minimally reconstructs Old Chinese *ʔə and suggests it is cognate with Proto-Hlai *ja¹ (medicine), Proto-Kam-Sui *gja² (medicine; to cure), Proto-Tai *ʔɨaᴬ¹ (medicine).

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (34)
Final () (19)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ʔɨ/
Pan
Wuyun
/ʔɨ/
Shao
Rongfen
/ʔie/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ʔɨ/
Li
Rong
/ʔiə/
Wang
Li
/ĭə/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ʔi/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 15058
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*qɯ/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. medicinal; medicine
  2. doctor
  3. to cure; to treat
    冇得 / 冇得 [Cantonese]  ―  mou5 dak1 ji1 [Jyutping]  ―  untreatable

CompoundsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic ():
  • Japanese: () (i)

JapaneseEdit

Shinjitai

Kyūjitai

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanjikyūjitai kanji, shinjitai form )

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ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(eumhun 의원 (uiwon ui))

  1. Hanja form? of (medicine; doctor).

CompoundsEdit


VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(y)

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CompoundsEdit