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long; length; forever; always; constantly; chief; head; elder; to grow; to develop
7th heavenly stem; age
trad. (長庚)
simp. (长庚)
variant forms 長賡长赓
長更长更

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/3 1/1
Initial () (11) (28)
Final () (105) (109)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () III II
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ɖɨɐŋ/ /kˠæŋ/
Pan
Wuyun
/ɖiɐŋ/ /kᵚaŋ/
Shao
Rongfen
/ȡiɑŋ/ /kaŋ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ɖɨaŋ/ /kaɨjŋ/
Li
Rong
/ȡiaŋ/ /kɐŋ/
Wang
Li
/ȡĭaŋ/ /kɐŋ/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ȡʱi̯aŋ/ /kɐŋ/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
cháng gēng
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/2 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
cháng gēng
Middle
Chinese
‹ drjang › ‹ kæng ›
Old
Chinese
/*Cə-[N]-traŋ/ /*kˁraŋ/
English long (adj.) 7th heavenly stem

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 # 2/3 1/1
No. 1276 3978
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0 0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*daŋ/ /*kraːŋ/

NounEdit

長庚

  1. () (Chinese astronomy) planet Venus in the west after dusk
  2. (literary, Chinese astronomy) Alternative name for 彗星 (huìxīng, “comet”).

Derived termsEdit

Proper nounEdit

長庚

  1. () An urban village in Tamsui, New Taipei, Taiwan.