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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 140 +8, 12 strokes, cangjie input 廿一廿十 (TMTJ), four-corner 44504, composition𠦒)

  1. flowery
  2. illustrious
  3. Chinese

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1039, character 14
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 31119
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1497, character 12
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3213, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+83EF
  • Standard Form by Ministry of Education of the Republic of China

Chinese[edit]

simpl.
trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (華), Pronunciation 1/3

Initial: 匣 (33)
Final: 麻
Division: II

Openness: Closed
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 戸花切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ɦɣua/ /ɣwa/ /ɣua/ /ɦʷɯa/ /ɦwaɨ/ /ɣwa/ /ɣua/
Character (華), Pronunciation 2/3

Initial: 曉 (32)
Final: 麻
Division: II

Openness: Closed
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 呼瓜切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/hɣua/ /xwa/ /xua/ /hʷɯa/ /hwaɨ/ /xwa/ /xua/
Character (華), Pronunciation 3/3

Initial: 匣 (33)
Final: 麻
Division: II

Openness: Closed
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 胡化切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/ɦɣuaH/ /ɣwaH/ /ɣuaH/ /ɦʷɯaH/ /ɦwaɨH/ /ɣwaH/ /ɣuaH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
huā ‹ xwae › /*qʷʰˤra/ flower (n.)
huá ‹ hwae › /*N-qʷʰˤra/ flower (v.); flowery (adj.)
huà ‹ hwaeH › /*[ɢ]ʷˤra-s/ [name of a mountain]

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
5308 0 /*qʰʷraː/
5312 0 /*ɡʷraː/ 說文於聲
5316 0 /*ɡʷraːs/ 華山、同崋

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana はな, romaji hana)

  1. flower
  2. splendor

Synonyms[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(hwa) (hangeul , revised hwa, McCune-Reischauer hwa, Yale hwa)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(hoa)

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