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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 53 广+9, 12 strokes, cangjie input 戈戈戈中 (IIIL), four-corner 00227, composition广)

  1. corridor
  2. porch, veranda

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 349, character 13
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 9437
  • Dae Jaweon: page 660, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 890, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+5ECA

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Large seal script Small seal script
廊-bigseal.svg 廊-seal.svg

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (37)
Final () (101)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/lɑŋ/
Pan
Wuyun
/lɑŋ/
Shao
Rongfen
/lɑŋ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/laŋ/
Li
Rong
/lɑŋ/
Wang
Li
/lɑŋ/
Bernard
Karlgren
/lɑŋ/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
láng
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
láng
Middle
Chinese
‹ lang ›
Old
Chinese
/*[r]ˤaŋ/
English side-gallery

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. 8030
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*raːŋ/
Notes

Definitions[edit]

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Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Kanji in this term
ろう
Grade: S
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Chinese ‎(lang, side-gallery).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana ろう, romaji )

  1. corridor

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  2. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

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

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(lang, láng, làng, sang)

  1. village

Usage notes[edit]

  • Chữ Nôm. The modern Vietnamese word for village is làng.
  • This character only means village in Vietnamese chữ Nôm. In Chinese, this character has a different meaning. The Chinese word for village is .