See also:
U+9C31, 鰱
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-9C31

[U+9C30]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+9C32]

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 195, +11, 22 strokes, cangjie input 弓火卜十十 (NFYJJ), four-corner 25330, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1476, character 26
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 46415
  • Dae Jaweon: page 2008, character 11
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 7, page 4705, character 11
  • Unihan data for U+9C31

ChineseEdit

trad.
simp.

Glyph originEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *ren): semantic  (fish) + phonetic  (OC *ren).

PronunciationEdit


Note:
  • ling5/lêng5 - colloquial;
  • liang5/liêng5 - literary.

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (37)
Final () (77)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/liᴇn/
Pan
Wuyun
/liɛn/
Shao
Rongfen
/ljæn/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/lian/
Li
Rong
/liɛn/
Wang
Li
/lĭɛn/
Bernard
Karlgren
/li̯ɛn/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
lián
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 7994
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
2
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ren/

DefinitionsEdit

  1. (~魚) any fish of the genus Hypophthalmichthys, especially the silver carp (Hypophthalmichthys molitrix)

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. silver carp
  2. fish of genus Hypophthalmichthys

ReadingsEdit

  • Go-on: れん (ren)
  • Kan-on: れん (ren)
  • Kun: たなご (tanago, )

EtymologyEdit

Kanji in this term
たなご
Hyōgaiji
kun’yomi

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

NounEdit

(たなご) (tanago

  1. a bitterling (a small fish of the carp family)

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(eum (ryeon), South Korea (yeon))

  1. salmon

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

: Hán Nôm readings: liên

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