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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 53 广+8, 11 strokes, cangjie input 戈中月 (ILB), four-corner 00227)

  1. usual, common, ordinary, mediocre

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 347, character 30
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 9378
  • Dae Jaweon: page 658, character 5
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 890, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+5EB8

Chinese[edit]

ordinary; to use
simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Initial: 以 (36)
Final: 鍾
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 餘封切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/jɨoŋ/ /i̯woŋ/ /ioŋ/ /jioŋ/ /juawŋ/ /jĭwoŋ/ /ioŋ/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
yōng ‹ yowng › /*loŋ/ use; advantage

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
15459 0 /*loŋ/

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

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Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

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

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

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