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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
娘-bw.png

Han character[edit]

(radical 38 +7, 10 strokes, cangjie input 女戈日女 (VIAV), four-corner 43432, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 262, character 16
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 6304
  • Dae Jaweon: page 529, character 6
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1054, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+5A18

Chinese[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: 娘 (12)
Final: 陽
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 女良切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ɳɨɐŋ/ /ni̯aŋ/ /niaŋ/ /ɳiɐŋ/ /ɳɨaŋ/ /nĭaŋ/ /niɑŋ/

Noun[edit]

  1. mother; aunt
  2. young girl
  3. woman
  4. wife

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana むすめ, romaji musume)

  1. A female child; daughter.

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(nang) (hangeul , McCune-Reischauer nang)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(nương, nàng, nường)

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