TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 196 +3, 14 strokes, cangjie input 口竹日火 (RHAF), four-corner 67027, composition)

  1. cry of bird or other animal
  2. to make sound

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1482, character 18
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 46672
  • Dae Jaweon: page 2014, character 5
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4615, character 17
  • Unihan data for U+9CF4

ChineseEdit

-
trad.
simp.

PronunciationEdit

Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (鳴), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: 明 (4)
Final: 庚
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 武兵切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/mɣiæŋ/ /mi̯ɐŋ/ /miɐŋ/ /mɯiaŋ/ /miajŋ/ /mĭɐŋ/ /miaŋ/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
míng ‹ mjæng › /*m.reŋ/ cry (of birds or animals)

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
9216 0 /*mreŋ/

VerbEdit

  1. to cry (of birds, animals and insects)

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 2 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. a cry; crying

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CompoundsEdit

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KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(myeong) (hangeul , revised myeong, McCune-Reischauer myŏng)

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VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(minh)

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