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U+5A03, 娃
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5A03

[U+5A02]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5A04]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 38, +6, 9 strokes, cangjie input 女土土 (VGG), four-corner 44414, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 261, character 29
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 6262
  • Dae Jaweon: page 528, character 2
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 2, page 1042, character 6
  • Unihan data for U+5A03

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *qreː): semantic  + phonetic  (OC *kʷeː).

Etymology 1[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (34)
Final () (31)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () II
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ʔˠɛ/
Pan
Wuyun
/ʔᵚæ/
Shao
Rongfen
/ʔæi/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ʔaɨj/
Li
Rong
/ʔɛ/
Wang
Li
/ai/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ʔai/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 4542
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*qreː/

Definitions[edit]

  1. beautiful
  2. beautiful girl
  3. girl; lady; female
  4. child; kid; infant
  5. child (son or daughter)
  6. (regional) son
  7. (regional) young animal
  8. doll
    娃娃  ―  yángwáwa  ―  doll
Synonyms[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]


Definitions[edit]

  1. A surname​.

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

  1. beautiful (used only for names)

Readings[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Kanji in this term
あい
Jinmeiyō
kan’on

Sino-Japanese.

Affix[edit]

(あい) (ai

  1. beauty, beautiful girl (generally only used in names)

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(wae) (hangeul )

  1. baby
  2. doll
  3. pretty girl

Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(oa)

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