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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 140 +2, 8 strokes, cangjie input 廿大 (TK), X廿大 (XTK), four-corner 44400, composition)

  1. artemisia, mugwort
  2. used in transliteration
  3. a Chinese surname

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1017, character 9
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 30648
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1475, character 14
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3172, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+827E

Chinese[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: 疑 (31)
Final: 泰
Division: I

Openness: Open
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 五蓋切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ŋɑiH/ /ŋɑiH/ /ŋɑiH/ /ŋɑiH/ /ŋajH/ /ŋɑiH/ /ŋɑiH/
Character (艾), Pronunciation (2/2)

Initial: 疑 (31)
Final: 廢
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 魚肺切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ŋɨɐiH/ /ŋi̯ɐiH/ /ŋiɐiH/ /ŋiɐiH/ /ŋɨajH/ /ŋĭɐiH/ /ŋiɐiH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system (2011)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
ài ‹ ngajH › /*C.ŋˁat-s {*C.ŋˁa[t]-s}/ Artemisia; moxa
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
14953 1 /*ŋaːds/
14958 1 /*ŋads/

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana もぐさ, romaji mogusa)

  1. mugwort

Descendants[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(ae) (hangeul , revised ae, McCune-Reischauer ae, Yale ay)

  1. () moxa, mugwort

See also[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(ngải, nghệ, nghễ)

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