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TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

 + , with 𡕒 later dropped.

Han characterEdit

(radical 170 +9, 12 strokes, cangjie input 弓中竹水一 (NLHEM), four-corner 77214, composition)

  1. prosperous, plentiful, abundant

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1356, character 22
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 41720
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1860, character 17
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 4148, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+9686

ChineseEdit

simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


Dialectal pronunciations ()
Variety Location
Mandarin Beijing /luŋ³⁵/
Harbin /luŋ²⁴/
Tianjin /luŋ⁴⁵/
Jinan /luŋ⁴²/
Qingdao /ləŋ⁴²/
Zhengzhou /luŋ⁴²/
Xi'an /luŋ²⁴/
Xining /luə̃²⁴/
Yinchuan /luŋ⁵³/
Lanzhou /lũn⁵³/
Ürümqi /luŋ⁵¹/
Wuhan /noŋ²¹³/
Chengdu /noŋ³¹/
Guiyang /noŋ²¹/
Kunming /loŋ¹/
Nanjing /loŋ²⁴/
Hefei /ləŋ⁵⁵/
Jin Taiyuan /luəŋ¹¹/
Pingyao /luŋ¹³/
Hohhot /lũŋ⁵³/
Wu Shanghai /loŋ¹³/
Suzhou /loŋ¹³/
Hangzhou /loŋ²¹³/
Wenzhou /loŋ³¹/
Hui Shexian /lʌ̃⁴⁴/
Tunxi /lin⁴⁴/
Xiang Changsha /loŋ¹³/
Xiangtan /nən¹²/
Gan Nanchang /luŋ⁴⁵/
Hakka Meixian /luŋ¹¹/
Taoyuan /luŋ¹¹/
Cantonese Guangzhou /loŋ²¹/
Nanning /luŋ²¹/
Hong Kong /luŋ²¹/
Min Xiamen (Min Nan) /liɔŋ³⁵/
Fuzhou (Min Dong) /lyŋ⁵³/
Jian'ou (Min Bei) /lœyŋ³³/
Shantou (Min Nan) /loŋ⁵⁵/
Haikou (Min Nan) /loŋ³¹/
Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: (37)
Final:
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/lɨuŋ/ /li̯uŋ/ /liuŋ/ /liuŋ/ /luwŋ/ /lĭuŋ/ /liuŋ/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
lóng ‹ ljuwng › /*[r]uŋ/ sound of thunder
lóng ‹ ljuwng › /*[r]uŋ (< * -[u]m)/ high; ample; eminent

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 No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
6286 0 /*ɡ·ruːŋ/

DefinitionsEdit

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JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  1. noble
  2. prosperous

ReadingsEdit

Proper nounEdit

‎(hiragana たかし, romaji Takashi)

  1. A male given name

‎(hiragana ゆたか, romaji Yutaka)

  1. A male given name

‎(hiragana りゅう, romaji Ryū)

  1. A male or female given name

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(ryung, yung) (hangeul , , revised ryung, yung, McCune-Reischauer ryung, yung, Yale lyung, yung)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(long, lung, quang)

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