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U+5629, 嘩
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5629

[U+5628]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+562A]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 30, +12, 15 strokes, cangjie input 口廿一十 (RTMJ), four-corner 64054, composition)

References[edit]


Chinese[edit]

Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*qʰʷa
*qʰʷraː, *ɡʷraː, *ɡʷraːs
*qʰʷraː
*ɡʷraː, *ɡʷraːs
*ɡʷraː
*ɡʷraː
*ɡʷraː
*ɡʷraː, *ɡʷraːs

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *ɡʷraː): semantic  (mouth) + phonetic  (OC *qʰʷraː, *ɡʷraː, *ɡʷraːs).

Pronunciation 1[edit]

trad. /
simp. *

Note: jip6 - rare.

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (32)
Final () (99)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () II
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/hˠua/
Pan
Wuyun
/hʷᵚa/
Shao
Rongfen
/xua/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/hwaɨ/
Li
Rong
/xua/
Wang
Li
/xwa/
Bernard
Karlgren
/xwa/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
huā
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
huá
Middle
Chinese
‹ xwae ›
Old
Chinese
/*qʷʰˁra/
English shout

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. 5311
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ɡʷraː/
Notes

Definitions[edit]

  1. to make noise; to be noisy; to be uproarious

Compounds[edit]

Pronunciation 2[edit]

trad.
simp. *

Note: faa1, jip6 - rare.
Note:
  • Xiamen:
    • khôa - vernacular;
    • hôa - literary.
  • (Teochew)
  • Definitions[edit]

    1. (onomatopoeia) sound of flowing or gurgling water
    2. (onomatopoeia) thump; clang; sound of crashing

    Compounds[edit]

    Pronunciation 3[edit]

    trad.
    simp. *

    Definitions[edit]

    1. (Min Nan) to joke around; to laugh and play
    2. (Min Nan) to make noise; to bustle

    Compounds[edit]

    Pronunciation 4[edit]

    trad.
    simp. *

    Definitions[edit]

    1. (Cantonese) wow!; whoa! (used to express surprise or admiration)
      / [Cantonese]  ―  Waa3, gam3 do1 jan4 ge2? [Jyutping]  ―  Whoa, there's so many people.
      / [Cantonese]  ―  Waa3, hou2 leng3 aa3! [Jyutping]  ―  Wow, it's so pretty!

    Japanese[edit]

    Kanji[edit]

    (“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

    1. noisy

    Readings[edit]


    Korean[edit]

    Hanja[edit]

    (hwa) (hangeul , revised hwa, McCune–Reischauer hwa)

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    Vietnamese[edit]

    Han character[edit]

    (hoa)

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    References[edit]