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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 40 +11, 14 strokes, cangjie input 十心月弓 (JPBN), four-corner 30201, composition)

  1. repose, serenity, peace
  2. peaceful

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 291, character 8
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 7296
  • Dae Jaweon: page 577, character 2
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 949, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+5BE7

Chinese[edit]

simpl.
trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: 泥 (8)
Final: 青
Division: IV

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 奴丁切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/neŋ/ /nieŋ/ /neŋ/ /neŋ/ /nɛjŋ/ /nieŋ/ /nɛŋ/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
níng ‹ neng › /*nˤeŋ/ peace

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
9556 0 /*neːŋ/

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(nyeong)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (revised: nyeong, McCune-Reischauer: nyŏng, Yale: nyeng)
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Compounds[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(ninh)

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