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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 30 +16, 19 strokes, cangjie input 女中竹月口 (VLHBR), four-corner 27227, composition)

  1. guide, direct
  2. incline to, favor

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 213, character 38
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 4565
  • Dae Jaweon: page 436, character 17
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 698, character 8
  • Unihan data for U+56AE

Chinese[edit]

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simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (嚮), Pronunciation 1/2

Initial: 曉 (32)
Final: 陽
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Rising (X)

Fanqie: 許兩切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/hɨɐŋX/ /xi̯aŋX/ /xiaŋX/ /hiɐŋX/ /hɨaŋX/ /xĭaŋX/ /xiɑŋX/
Character (嚮), Pronunciation 2/2

Initial: 曉 (32)
Final: 陽
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 許亮切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/hɨɐŋH/ /xi̯aŋH/ /xiaŋH/ /hiɐŋH/ /hɨaŋH/ /xĭaŋH/ /xiɑŋH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
xiàng ‹ xjangH › /*qʰaŋ-s/ to face, approach

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
13602 0 /*qʰaŋʔ/
13606 0 /*qʰaŋs/ 鄉轉註分化字

Definitions[edit]

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(hyang) (hangeul , revised hyang, McCune-Reischauer hyang)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(hưởng, hướng)

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