See also:
U+9838, 頸
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-9838

[U+9837]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+9839]

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 181, +7, 16 strokes, cangjie input 一一一月金 (MMMBC), four-corner 11186, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1405, character 14
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 43515
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1922, character 19
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 7, page 4373, character 7
  • Unihan data for U+9838

ChineseEdit

Glyph originEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *keŋʔ, *ɡeŋ): phonetic  (OC *keːŋ) + semantic  (body part).

Etymology 1Edit

trad.
simp.

PronunciationEdit


Note:
  • geng2 - vernacular (can also be used in literary contexts);
  • ging2 - literary (rare).
  • Gan
  • Hakka
  • Min Dong
  • Min Nan
  • Wu
  • Xiang

    Rime
    Character
    Reading # 1/2 2/2
    Initial () (30) (28)
    Final () (121) (121)
    Tone (調) Level (Ø) Rising (X)
    Openness (開合) Open Open
    Division () III III
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /ɡiᴇŋ/ /kiᴇŋX/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /ɡiɛŋ/ /kiɛŋX/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /ɡiæŋ/ /kiæŋX/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /giajŋ/ /kiajŋX/
    Li
    Rong
    /ɡiɛŋ/ /kiɛŋX/
    Wang
    Li
    /ɡĭɛŋ/ /kĭɛŋX/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /gi̯ɛŋ/ /ki̯ɛŋX/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    qíng jǐng
    BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
    Character
    Reading # 1/2 2/2
    Modern
    Beijing
    (Pinyin)
    jǐng jǐng
    Middle
    Chinese
    ‹ gjieng › ‹ kjiengX ›
    Old
    Chinese
    /*m-[k]eŋ/ (no palatalization before *-eŋ?) /*[k]eŋʔ/ (no palatalization before *-eŋ?)
    English neck neck

    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 # 1/2 2/2
    No. 6789 6795
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    0 0
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*keŋʔ/ /*ɡeŋ/

    DefinitionsEdit

    1. neck (Classifier: c)
      / [Cantonese]  ―  Ngo5 tiu4 geng2 hou2 han4. [Jyutping]  ―  My neck is itchy.
    SynonymsEdit

    CompoundsEdit

    Etymology 2Edit

    trad.
    simp.

    Usually considered to be the colloquial reading of etymology 1. Wang (2016) considers the semantic narrowing from “neck” to “nape” in the limited context of _ to be implausible.

    PronunciationEdit


    DefinitionsEdit

    1. Used in colloquial words for the nape.

    CompoundsEdit

    Etymology 3Edit

    trad.
    simp.
    alternative forms 𫖱

    PronunciationEdit

    DefinitionsEdit

    1. Only used in 頷頸颔颈 and its variants.

    CompoundsEdit


    JapaneseEdit

    KanjiEdit

    (uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

    ReadingsEdit

    NounEdit

    (くび) (kubi

    1. Alternative form of

    KoreanEdit

    HanjaEdit

    (gyeong) (hangeul , revised gyeong, McCune–Reischauer kyŏng, Yale kyeng)

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    VietnameseEdit

    Han characterEdit

    (nghỉnh, cảnh)

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