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EtymologyEdit

Simplified from ().

In current form Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  ‎(metal) + phonetic  ‎(OC *meŋ) – engrave in metal. Note that 名 means “name”, hence connotations of “engrave a name in metal”.

Han characterEdit

(radical 167 +6, 11 strokes, cangjie input 金弓戈口 (CNIR) or 人心弓戈口 (OPNIR) or X金弓戈口 (XCNIR), composition)

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For pronunciation and definitions of – see .
(This character, , is the simplified form of .)
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