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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 63 +4, 8 strokes, cangjie input 竹尸卜竹尸 (HSYHS), 戈尸卜竹尸 (ISYHS), four-corner 30227, composition, ⿸方, ⿸方)

  1. house, building
  2. room

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 415, character 15
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 11714
  • Dae Jaweon: page 759, character 16
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2260, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+623F

Chinese[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: 並 (3)
Final: 陽
Division: III

Openness: Closed
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 符方切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/bʉɐŋ/ /bʱiwaŋ/ /biuaŋ/ /bʷiɐŋ/ /buaŋ/ /bĭwaŋ/ /biuɑŋ/
Character (房), Pronunciation 2/2

Initial: 並 (3)
Final: 唐
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 步光切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/bɑŋ/ /bʱɑŋ/ /bɑŋ/ /bɑŋ/ /baŋ/ /bɑŋ/ /bɑŋ/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
fáng ‹ bjang › /*[Cəә-N-]paŋ/ side-room

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
3002 0 /*baːŋ/
3052 0 /*baŋ/

Noun[edit]

(classifier )

  1. house
  2. room
  3. branch of a family
  4. concubine

Proper noun[edit]

  1. A surname​. Fang
  2. (astronomy) the Room, a Chinese constellation, 4th of the Twenty-Eight Mansions (二十八宿) and part of the Azure Dragon (青龍/青龙青龙/青龙).

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana ふさ, romaji fusa)

  1. tassel
  2. bunch (of flowers or fruit, e.g. grapes)

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(bang)
Eumhun:

  • Sound (hangeul):  (revised: bang, McCune-Reischauer: pang, Yale: pang)
  • Name (hangeul): ()
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Compounds[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(phòng, buồng)

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