See also: 颞颥

ChineseEdit

temporal bones
trad. (顳顬)
simp. (颞颥)

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
Initial () (38) (38)
Final () (155) (24)
Tone (調) Checked (Ø) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open Closed
Division () III III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ȵiᴇp̚/ /ȵɨo/
Pan
Wuyun
/ȵiɛp̚/ /ȵio/
Shao
Rongfen
/ȵʑjæp̚/ /ȵʑio/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ȵiap̚/ /ȵuə̆/
Li
Rong
/ȵiɛp̚/ /ȵio/
Wang
Li
/ȵʑĭɛp̚/ /ȵʑĭu/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ȵʑi̯ɛp̚/ /ȵʑi̯u/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
No. 9542 13973
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2 0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*njeb/ /*njo/
Notes

NounEdit

顳顬

  1. (anatomy) temple (region of skull)

JapaneseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Kanji in this term
Hyōgaiji Hyōgaiji
Irregular

From (こめ) (kome, rice) + () (kami, biting, chewing, (れん)(よう)(けい) (ren'yōkei, stem or continuative form) of the verb () (kamu, to bite, to chew)), from the way one's temple moves while eating.[1]

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (Irregular reading)

NounEdit

顳顬(こめかみ) (komekami

  1. (anatomy) temple (region of skull)

Etymology 2Edit

Kanji in this term
しょう
Hyōgaiji
じゅ
Hyōgaiji
on’yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

顳顬(しょうじゅ) (shōju (historical kana せふじゅ)

  1. (anatomy) temple (region of skull)
Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN