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Translingual[edit]

shinjitai

simplified

traditional

Han character[edit]

(radical 36 +11, 14 strokes, cangjie input 廿田中弓 (TWLN), four-corner 44207, composition ⿱⿳)

  1. dream
  2. visionary
  3. wishful

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 247, character 16
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 5801
  • Dae Jaweon: page 492, character 6
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 864, character 19
  • Unihan data for U+5922

Chinese[edit]

simpl.
trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: 明 (4)
Final: 東
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 莫中切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/mɨuŋ/ /mi̯uŋ/ /miuŋ/ /miuŋ/ /muwŋ/ /mĭuŋ/ /miuŋ/
Character (夢), Pronunciation 2/2

Initial: 明 (4)
Final: 東
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 莫鳳切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/mɨuŋH/ /mi̯uŋH/ /miuŋH/ /miuŋH/ /muwŋH/ /mĭuŋH/ /miuŋH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
mèng ‹ mjuwngH › /*C.məәŋ-s/ dream

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
8996 0 /*mɯŋ/
8998 0 /*mɯŋs/

Noun[edit]

  1. dream
  • ngo5 gam1-ziu1 faat3 zo2 go3 mung6, hai6 gwaan1-jyu1 nei5 ge3. hai2 mung6 leoi5-min6 ngo5 gin3-dou3 nei5 tung4 ngo5 jat1-cai4 waan4 hei3-haai6. (Jyutping)
    This morning I had a dream, it was about you. In the dream I saw us playing the equipment together

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 5 “Kyōiku” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

/ime2/: *[iməj] > [ime]. Compound of noun i (sleep) and me (eye).

Noun[edit]

(hiragana いめ, romaji ime)

  1. (archaic) dream

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
ゆめ
Grade: 5
kun'yomi

From earlier ime.

Noun[edit]

(hiragana ゆめ, romaji yume)

  1. dream

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Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

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

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(mộng, mọng, mống, mồng, mòng, muống)

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