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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 72 +2, 6 strokes, cangjie input 大弓日 (KNA), four-corner 46010, composition)

  1. rising sun
  2. brilliance
  3. radiant

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 489, character 19
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 13747
  • Dae Jaweon: page 851, character 1
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1485, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+65ED

Chinese[edit]

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simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Initial: 曉 (32)
Final: 燭
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Checked (Ø)

Fanqie: 許玉切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/hɨok̚/ /xi̯wok̚/ /xiok̚/ /hiok̚/ /huawk̚/ /xĭwok̚/ /xiok̚/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
6967 0 /*qʰʷoɡ/

Definitions[edit]

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

  1. rising sun

Readings[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

(hiragana あきら, romaji Akira)

  1. A male given name

(hiragana あさひ, romaji Asahi)

  1. a place name, such as that of Asahi City in Chiba Prefecture

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(uk) (hangeul , revised uk, McCune-Reischauer uk, Yale wuk)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(hóc, húc)

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