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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 109 +5, 10 strokes, cangjie input 月山月山 (BUBU), composition目)

References[edit]


Chinese[edit]

-
simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: 見 (28)
Final: 虞
Division: III

Openness: Closed
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 舉朱切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/kɨo/ /ki̯u/ /kio/ /kio/ /kuə̆/ /kĭu/ /kio/
Character (䀠), Pronunciation 2/2

Initial: 見 (28)
Final: 虞
Division: III

Openness: Closed
Tone: Departing (H)

Fanqie: 九遇切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/kɨoH/ /ki̯uH/ /kioH/ /kioH/ /kuə̆H/ /kĭuH/ /kioH/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
‹ kjuH › /*[k]ʷ(r)a-s/ look right and left

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.

Definitions[edit]

  1. A surname​.
  2. the timid look of a bird
  3. (of birds) to look around
  4. nervous
  5. (same as ) shocked or scared