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U+5A25, 娥
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5A25

[U+5A24]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+5A26]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 38, +7, 10 strokes, cangjie input 女竹手戈 (VHQI), four-corner 43450, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 263, character 10
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 6331
  • Dae Jaweon: page 529, character 27
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1052, character 10
  • Unihan data for U+5A25

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*ŋaːl
*ŋaːl
*ŋaːl
*ŋaːl
*ŋaːl
*ŋaːl
*ŋaːl
*ŋaːl, *ŋralʔ
*ŋaːl
*ŋaːl
*ŋaːl
*ŋaːl, *ŋaːlʔ
*ŋaːlʔ
*ŋaːlʔ
*ŋaːls
*ŋrals
*ŋral
*ŋral, *ŋralʔ
*ŋral, *ŋralʔ
*ŋralʔ
*ŋralʔ
*ŋralʔ
*ŋralʔ, *hŋral
*ŋrals
*hŋral
*hŋral
*hŋral

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (31)
Final () (94)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ŋɑ/
Pan
Wuyun
/ŋɑ/
Shao
Rongfen
/ŋɑ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ŋa/
Li
Rong
/ŋɑ/
Wang
Li
/ŋɑ/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ŋɑ/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
é
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 13031
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
1
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ŋaːl/

Definitions[edit]

  1. good; beautiful
  2. beautiful woman
  3. (Chinese mythology) Short for 娥皇 (Éhuáng, “Ehuang”).
  4. (Chinese mythology) Short for 嫦娥 (Cháng'é, “Chang'e, the Chinese goddess of the moon”).
  5. eyebrow
  6. A surname​.

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

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Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

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

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(nga)

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