TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 173 +3, 11 strokes, cangjie input 一月一一尸 (MBMMS), four-corner 10727, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1371, character 25
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 42212
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1878, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 4057, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+96E9

ChineseEdit

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simp. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (雩), Pronunciation 1/2

Initial: 云 (35)
Final: 虞
Division: III

Openness: Closed
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 羽俱切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ɦɨo/ /i̯u/ /ɣio/ /ɦio/ /ɦuə̆/ /ɣĭu/ /ɣio/
Character (雩), Pronunciation 2/2

Initial: 曉 (32)
Final: 虞
Division: III

Openness: Closed
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 況于切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/hɨo/ /xi̯u/ /xio/ /hio/ /huə̆/ /xĭu/ /xio/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
‹ hju › /*[ɢ]ʷ(r)a/ sacrifice for rain

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
15693 0 /*qʰʷla/
15717 0 /*ɢʷla/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. offer sacrifices and pray for rain

JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. offer sacrifice for rain

ReadingsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(u) (hangeul , revised u, McCune-Reischauer u, Yale wu)

  1. a shamanistic service to pray for rain

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

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