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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 140 +11, 17 strokes, cangjie input 廿田中戈 (TWLI), four-corner 44253, composition)

  1. to disdain, disregard, slight

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1054, character 3
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 31781
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1516, character 26
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 3279, character 8
  • Unihan data for U+8511

Chinese[edit]

-
simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: 明 (4)
Final: 屑
Division: IV

Openness: Open
Tone: Checked (Ø)

Fanqie: 莫結切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/met̚/ /miet̚/ /met̚/ /met̚/ /mɛt̚/ /miet̚/ /mɛt̚/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
miè ‹ met › /*mˤet/ destroy; not have

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
9116 2 /*meːd/ 金文從伐𥄕聲或眉聲,兼殺滅伐功義
9118 2 /*meːd/

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

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Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(myeol) (hangeul , revised myeol, McCune-Reischauer myŏl, Yale myel)

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