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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)

  1. looks, appearance
  2. figure, form

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.

Pronunciation[edit]


Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: (36)
Final: (7)
Tone: Level (Ø)

Openness: Open
Division: III
Fanqie:

Expected Mandarin reflex: yóng
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Pan
Wuyun
Shao
Rongfen
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Li
Rong
Wang
Li
Bernard
Karlgren
/jɨoŋ/ /jioŋ/ /ioŋ/ /juawŋ/ /ioŋ/ /jĭwoŋ/ /i̯woŋ/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
róng ‹ yowng › /*[ɢ](r)oŋ/ contain
róng ‹ yowng › /*[ɢ](r)oŋ/ 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 No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
4284 0 /*loŋ/

Definitions[edit]

  1. facial appearance
  2. to hold, to contain
  3. allow
    /   ―  qǐng róng wǒ shuō liǎng jù  ―  Please allow me to say something

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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