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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  + phonetic 

Han character[edit]

(radical 29 +16, 18 strokes, cangjie input 廿金廿水 (TCTE), four-corner 32147, composition)

  1. bush, shrub
  2. thicket
  3. collection

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 167, character 12
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 3220
  • Dae Jaweon: page 379, character 8
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 402, character 15
  • Unihan data for U+53E2

Chinese[edit]

simpl.
trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: 從 (15)
Final: 東
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 徂紅切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/d͡zuŋ/ /d͡zʱuŋ/ /d͡zuŋ/ /d͡zuŋ/ /d͡zəwŋ/ /d͡zuŋ/ /d͡zuŋ/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
cóng ‹ dzuwng › /*dzˤoŋ/ collect; thicket

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
10668 0 /*zloːŋ/

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

Readings[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana くさむら, romaji kusamura)

  1. clump of bushes, thicket

Alternative forms[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(chong) (hangeul , revised chong, McCune-Reischauer ch'ong)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(tùng, tòng)

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