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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 196 +10, 21 strokes, cangjie input 火火月竹火 (FFBHF), four-corner 99327)

  1. oriole
  2. greenfinch

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 1496, character 5
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 47169
  • Dae Jaweon: page 2025, character 31
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 7, page 4653, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+9DAF



Cantonese[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(simplified , Jyutping ang1, Yale ang1)


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Etymology[edit]

/uguhi1su/: *[ugupisu] > [uguɸisu] > [uguwisu] > [uguisu].

Noun[edit]

(hiragana うぐいす, historical hiragana うぐひす, romaji uguisu)

  1. a type of bird; Hornis diphone ( <= Cettia diphone); Japanese bush warbler
    • c. 759: Man'yōshū (book 5, poem #824)
      烏梅乃波奈 知良麻久怨之美 和我曽乃々 多気乃波也之尓 于具比須奈久母
    • c. 759: Man'yōshū (book 5, poem #827)
      波流佐礼婆 許奴礼我久利弖 宇具比須曽 奈岐弖伊奴奈流 烏梅我志豆延尓 小典山氏若麻呂
    • c. 759: Man'yōshū (book 5, poem #837)
      波流能努尓 奈久夜汙隅比須 奈都気牟得 和何弊能曽能尓 汙米何波奈佐久 笇師志氏大道
    • c. 759: Man'yōshū (book 20, poem #4495)
      打奈婢久 波流等毛之流久 宇具比須波 宇恵木之樹間乎 奈枳和多良奈牟
    • 905 Kokin Wakashū (poem #14)
      うぐひすの谷よりいづる声なくははるくることを誰かしらまし

References[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(aeng) (hangeul , revised aeng, McCune-Reischauer aeng, Yale ayng)


Mandarin[edit]

Hanzi[edit]

(simplified , Pinyin yīng (ying1), Wade-Giles ying1)


Middle Chinese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(*qɛng)


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(oanh, anh)