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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Bamboo and silk script Large seal script Small seal script
倉-oracle.svg 倉-bronze.svg 倉-silk.svg 倉-bigseal.svg 倉-seal.svg





References:

Mostly from Richard Sears' Chinese Etymology site (authorisation),
which in turn draws data from various collections of ancient forms of Chinese characters, including:

  • Shuowen Jiezi (small seal),
  • Jinwen Bian (bronze inscriptions),
  • Liushutong (large seal) and
  • Xu Jiaguwen Bian (oracle bone script).

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  ‎(food) +  ‎(house)

Han character[edit]

(radical 9 +8, 10 strokes, cangjie input 人戈日口 (OIAR), four-corner 80607, composition⿸⿴ (G) or ⿱⿸⿴ (TJK))

  1. granary
  2. berth
  3. sea

Derived terms[edit]

, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 107, character 14
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 756
  • Dae Jaweon: page 227, character 22
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 1, page 169, character 15
  • Unihan data for U+5009

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp.

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (14)
Final () (101)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/t͡sʰɑŋ/
Pan
Wuyun
/t͡sʰɑŋ/
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡sʰɑŋ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/t͡sʰaŋ/
Li
Rong
/t͡sʰɑŋ/
Wang
Li
/t͡sʰɑŋ/
Bernard
Karlgren
/t͡sʰɑŋ/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
cāng
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
cāng cāng
Middle
Chinese
‹ tshang › ‹ tshang ›
Old
Chinese
/*[s.r̥]ˤaŋ/ /*tsʰˤaŋ/
English tshang-kæng "oriole" granary

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
Reading # 1/1
No. 1125
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*sʰaːŋ/

Definitions[edit]

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References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana くら, romaji kura)

  1. warehouse, storehouse
  2. granary

Derived terms[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(chang) (hangeul , revised chang, McCune-Reischauer ch'ang, Yale chang)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(thương)

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