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Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 72 +4, 8 strokes, cangjie input 日日 (AA), four-corner 60600, composition日)

  1. light of sun
  2. good, proper
  3. beautiful, lovely
  4. flourish, prosper, thrive

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 491, character 10
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 13803
  • Dae Jaweon: page 852, character 16
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1490, character 3
  • Unihan data for U+660C

Chinese[edit]

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simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: 昌 (24)
Final: 陽
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 尺良切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/t͡ɕʰɨɐŋ/ /t͡ɕʰi̯aŋ/ /t͡ɕʰiaŋ/ /t͡ɕʰiɐŋ/ /cʰɨaŋ/ /t͡ɕʰĭaŋ/ /t͡ɕʰiɑŋ/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
1249 0 /*tʰjaŋ/

Definitions[edit]

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

  1. good
  2. prosper

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(chang) (hangeul , revised chang, McCune-Reischauer ch'ang, Yale chang)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(xương)

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