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TranslingualEdit

Traditional
Shinjitai
Simplified

EtymologyEdit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  ‎(wheat) + phonetic 

Han characterEdit

(radical 199 +9, 20 strokes, cangjie input 十弓一田中 (JNMWL), four-corner 41246, composition)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1514, character 7
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 47827
  • Dae Jaweon: page 2043, character 15
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4605, character 12
  • Unihan data for U+9EB5

ChineseEdit

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Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit


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

Initial: (4)
Final:
Division: IV

Openness: Open
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/menH/ /mienH/ /menH/ /menH/ /mɛnH/ /mienH/ /mɛnH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
9100 2 /*meːns/ 同麪

DefinitionsEdit

  1. flour
    玉米 / 玉米  ―  yùmǐmiàn  ―  corn flour
    /   ―  miànfěn  ―  flour
  2. noodles
    /   ―  tāngmiàn  ―  noodles in soup
  3. (mainland China) powder
    /   ―  yàomiànr  ―  medicinal powder
  4. (mainland China, dialect) soft and floury
    番薯 [MSC, trad.]
    番薯 [MSC, simp.]
    Zhè kuài fānshǔ hěn miàn. [Pinyin]
    This piece of sweet potato is really soft and floury.

CompoundsEdit

ReferencesEdit


JapaneseEdit

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(myeon) (hangeul , revised myeon, McCune-Reischauer myŏn, Yale myen)

  1. wheat flour
  2. noodles

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(miến, diện, )

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