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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 25 +6, 8 strokes, cangjie input 尸中卜 (SLY), composition)

  1. lie down
  2. crouch

References[edit]

  • KangXi: not present, would follow page 158, character 22
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 2808
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1450, character 8
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2801, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+5367

Chinese[edit]

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trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: 疑 (31)
Final: 戈
Division: I

Openness: Closed
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 吾貨切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ŋuɑH/ /ŋuɑH/ /ŋuɑH/ /ŋuɑH/ /ŋwaH/ /ŋuɑH/ /ŋuɑH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
‹ ngwaH › /*[ŋ]ˤ[o]j-s/ lie down, sleep

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
13061 1 /*ŋʷaːls/ 原象人倚臣臨時休憩,或雲臣爲宿右下席形之訛