黑暗

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ChineseEdit

black; dark; Heilongjiang Province (abbrev.)
 
dark; gloomy; hidden; secret
simp. and trad.
(黑暗)

PronunciationEdit


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

Initial: (32)
Final: (131)
Tone: Checked (Ø)

Openness: Open
Division: I
Fanqie:

Expected Mandarin reflex: he
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Pan
Wuyun
Shao
Rongfen
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Li
Rong
Wang
Li
Bernard
Karlgren
/hək̚/ /hək̚/ /xək̚/ /hək̚/ /xək̚/ /xək̚/ /xək̚/
Character (), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: (34)
Final: (159)
Tone: Departing (H)

Openness: Open
Division: I
Fanqie:

Expected Mandarin reflex: àn
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Pan
Wuyun
Shao
Rongfen
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Li
Rong
Wang
Li
Bernard
Karlgren
/ʔʌmH/ /ʔəmH/ /ʔɒmH/ /ʔəmH/ /ʔᴀmH/ /ɒmH/ /ʔămH/

AdjectiveEdit

黑暗

  1. dark
  2. corrupt; sordid

NounEdit

黑暗

  1. darkness

SynonymsEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
こく
Jinmeiyō
あん
Grade: 3
on'yomi

NounEdit

黑暗 ‎(kyūjitai kanji, shinjitai kanji 黒暗, hiragana こくあん, romaji kokuan)

  1. absolute darkness
  2. (Buddhism) a complete lack of virtue or wisdom
  3. (color) pure black
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