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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
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Han character[edit]

(radical 59 +12, 15 strokes, cangjie input 日火竹竹竹 (AFHHH), four-corner 62922, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 364, character 19
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 10019
  • Dae Jaweon: page 684, character 5
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 857, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+5F71

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *qraŋʔ): phonetic  ‎(OC *kraŋʔ) + semantic .

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (34)
Final () (111)
Tone (調) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ʔˠiæŋX/
Pan
Wuyun
/ʔᵚiaŋX/
Shao
Rongfen
/ʔiaŋX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ʔiajŋX/
Li
Rong
/ʔiɐŋX/
Wang
Li
/ĭɐŋX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ʔi̯ɐŋX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
yǐng
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
yǐng
Middle
Chinese
‹ ʔjængX ›
Old
Chinese
/*qraŋʔ/
English shadow (n.)

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. 6837
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*qraŋʔ/
Notes

Definitions[edit]

  1. shadow
  2. image
  3. trace (of human presence); presence (of people or things); occurrence (of events)
  4. picture; photograph
  5. (Cantonese) to take (a picture)

Synonyms[edit]

  • (to take a picture): (Mandarin) (pāi)

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Human shadow.jpg

Kanji[edit]

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Unbound apophonic form of ‎(kaga).

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana かが, romaji kaga)

  1. light
  2. a shape or form reflected in light
  3. a shadow
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
かげ
Grade: S
kun'yomi

‎(kaga) +‎ ‎(i) > kage. Bound apophonic form of ‎(kaga).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana かげ, romaji kage)

  1. light
  2. a shape or form reflected in light
  3. shadow

See also[edit]

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]

‎(yeong) (hangeul , McCune-Reischauer yŏng, Yale yeng)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(ảnh)

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