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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 40 +7, 10 strokes, cangjie input 十金人口 (JCOR), four-corner 30608, composition)

Derived characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 287, character 3
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 7172
  • Dae Jaweon: page 567, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 933, character 17
  • Unihan data for U+5BB9

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Bronze inscriptions Large seal script Small seal script
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Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *loŋ): semantic  + phonetic  ‎(OC *kloːŋ) – to hold; to contain.

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (36)
Final () (7)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/jɨoŋ/
Pan
Wuyun
/jioŋ/
Shao
Rongfen
/ioŋ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/juawŋ/
Li
Rong
/ioŋ/
Wang
Li
/jĭwoŋ/
Bernard
Karlgren
/i̯woŋ/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
yóng
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
róng róng
Middle
Chinese
‹ yowng › ‹ yowng ›
Old
Chinese
/*[ɢ](r)oŋ/ /*[ɢ](r)oŋ/
English contain appearance

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. 4284
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*loŋ/
Notes

Definitions[edit]

  1. to hold; to contain
  2. to tolerate; to stand
  3. to allow; to permit
    /   ―  qǐng róng wǒ shuō liǎng jù  ―  Please allow me to say something
  4. perhaps; maybe
  5. facial appearance; looks
  6. bearing; posture
  7. A surname​.

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 5 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. contain
  2. shape, appearance

Readings[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

Formerly used as man'yōgana for the back-vowel variant 甲類 ‎(kōrui) of (yo).

Compounds[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana かたち, romaji katachi)

  1. Alternative form of

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(yong) (hangeul , revised yong, McCune-Reischauer yong)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(dung, dong, doòng, gióng, giông, ròng, rông, rung)

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