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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
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Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (grass) + phonetic 

Han character[edit]

(radical 140 +5, 11 strokes, cangjie input 廿中月大 (TLBK), four-corner 44530, composition)

  1. petal, flower, leaf
  2. outstanding, fine, bright
  3. brave
  4. a hero
  5. a surname (male or female)
  6. British

Derived characters[edit]

http://www.nihongo.aikidoka.ru/image/kanji/140/ei/_a.gif

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1024, character 11
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 30808
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1484, character 4
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3192, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+82F1

Chinese[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Initial: 影 (34)
Final: 庚
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 於驚切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ʔɣiæŋ/ /ʔi̯ɐŋ/ /ʔiɐŋ/ /ʔɯiaŋ/ /ʔiajŋ/ /ĭɐŋ/ /ʔiaŋ/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system (2011)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
yīng ‹ ʔjæng › /*ʔraŋ/ flower, blossom
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
14510 0 /*qraŋ/

Compounds[edit]

Phrases[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(yeong) (hangeul , revised yeong, McCune-Reischauer yŏng, Yale yeng)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(anh, yêng)

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