U+9EC3, 黃
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-9EC3

[U+9EC2]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+9EC4]
See also: and

Contents

TranslingualEdit

For stroke order (not present here), see .

Han characterEdit

(radical 201 +0, 12 strokes, cangjie input 廿一田金 (TMWC), four-corner 44806, composition ⿱⿱廿)

  1. Kangxi radical #201, (yellow).

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1516, character 3
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 47926
  • Dae Jaweon: page 2046, character 11
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4596, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+9EC3

ChineseEdit

trad.
simp.

Glyph originEdit

Historical forms of the character
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Large seal script Small seal script
       
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*kʷaːŋ
*kʷaːŋ
*kʷaːŋʔ
*kʷaːŋʔ, *qʰʷaːŋ
*kʰʷaːŋʔ, *kʰaːŋʔ
*kʰʷaːŋʔ, *kʰʷaːŋs, *qʰʷaːŋʔ
*kʰʷaːŋs
*kʰʷaːŋs
*kʰʷaːŋs
*kʰʷaːŋs
*ɡʷaːŋ
*ɡʷaːŋ
*ɡʷaːŋ, *ɡʷaːŋs
*ɡʷaːŋ
*ɡʷaːŋ
*ɡʷaːŋ
*ɡʷaːŋ
*ɡʷaːŋ
*ɡʷaːŋ
*ɡʷaːŋʔ
*ɡʷlaːŋs, *kʰʷaːɡ
*qʷaːŋʔ
*kʷaŋʔ, *kʷraːŋʔ
*kʷraːŋ
*kʷraːŋʔ
*kʷraːŋʔ
*kʷraːŋʔ
*ɡʷraːŋ, *ɡʷraːŋs
*ɡʷraːŋ
*ɡʷraːŋ
*qʰʷraːŋ
*kʷaːɡ, *qʰʷaːɡ
*kʷaːɡ, *qʰʷaːɡ

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *ɡʷaːŋ): phonetic  + semantic (field) – the color of earth.

PronunciationEdit


Note:
  • n̂g/ûiⁿ - vernacular;
  • hông - literary.
Note:
  • 3hhuaan - usual pronunciation;
  • 1huaan - variant pronunciation (e.g. 蛋黃).

  • Dialectal data
Variety Location
Mandarin Beijing /xuɑŋ³⁵/
Harbin /xuaŋ²⁴/
Tianjin /xuɑŋ⁴⁵/
Jinan /xuaŋ⁴²/
Qingdao /xuaŋ⁴²/
Zhengzhou /xuaŋ⁴²/
Xi'an /xuaŋ²⁴/
Xining /xuɔ̃²⁴/
Yinchuan /xuɑŋ⁵³/
Lanzhou /xuɑ̃⁵³/
Ürümqi /xuɑŋ⁵¹/
Wuhan /xuaŋ²¹³/
Chengdu /xuaŋ³¹/
Guiyang /xuaŋ²¹/
Kunming /xuã̠³¹/
Nanjing /xuaŋ²⁴/
Hefei /xuɑ̃⁵⁵/
Jin Taiyuan /xuɒ̃¹¹/
Pingyao /xuɑŋ¹³/
/xuə¹³/ 發糕
Hohhot /xuɑ̃³¹/
Wu Shanghai /ɦuɑ̃²³/
Suzhou /ɦuɑ̃¹³/
Hangzhou /ɦuɑŋ²¹³/
Wenzhou /ɦuɔ³¹/
Hui Shexian /xo⁴⁴/
/o⁴⁴/
Tunxi /au⁴⁴/ ~色
/xau⁴⁴/ 姓~
Xiang Changsha /fan¹³/
/uan¹³/
Xiangtan /ɦɔn¹²/
Gan Nanchang /uɔŋ⁴⁵/
Hakka Meixian /voŋ¹¹/
Taoyuan /voŋ¹¹/
Cantonese Guangzhou /wɔŋ²¹/
Nanning /wɔŋ²¹/
Hong Kong /wɔŋ²¹/
Min Xiamen (Min Nan) /hɔŋ³⁵/
/ŋ³⁵/
Fuzhou (Min Dong) /uoŋ⁵³/
Jian'ou (Min Bei) /uaŋ⁴⁴/
Shantou (Min Nan) /ŋ⁵⁵/
Haikou (Min Nan) /huaŋ³¹/
/ui³¹/

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (33)
Final () (102)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ɦwɑŋ/
Pan
Wuyun
/ɦʷɑŋ/
Shao
Rongfen
/ɣuɑŋ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ɦwaŋ/
Li
Rong
/ɣuɑŋ/
Wang
Li
/ɣuɑŋ/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ɣwɑŋ/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
huáng
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
huáng
Middle
Chinese
‹ hwang ›
Old
Chinese
/*N-kʷˤaŋ/
English yellow

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 # 1/1
No. 5380
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ɡʷaːŋ/
Notes

DefinitionsEdit

  1. yellow
    /   ―  huáng  ―  yellow color
  2. (colloquial) erotic, pornographic, lewd
    /   ―  huángpiàn  ―  adult movie
  3. (colloquial) to fizzle out; to fall through
  4. A surname​.

DescendantsEdit

CompoundsEdit


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for nameskyūjitai kanji, shinjitai form )

  1. yellow

ReadingsEdit

Usage notesEdit

This form of the kanji has been superseded in modern Japanese by the character. Note the difference in the strokes composing the topmost portion of the character.


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

‎(hwang)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (revised: hwang, McCune-Reischauer: hwang, Yale: hwang)
  1. yellow

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

  1. This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.

ReferencesEdit