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U+671B, 望
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-671B

[U+671A]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+671C]
See also:

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 74 +7, 11 strokes, cangjie input 卜月竹土 (YBHG) or 卜月一土 (YBMG), four-corner 07104, composition ⿱⿰)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 505, character 29
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 14368
  • Dae Jaweon: page 884, character 23
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 2080, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+671B

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.
alt. forms

Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*maːŋ
*maːŋ, *maŋ
*maːŋ
*maːŋ
*maːŋ, *maːŋs
*maːŋ, *maŋs
*maːŋ, *hmaːŋ, *maŋ, *mraːŋ, *mraːŋs
*maːŋ, *maŋ
*maːŋ, *maŋ
*hmaːŋ, *hmaːŋs
*hmaːŋ
*hmaːŋ
*hmaːŋ
*hmaːŋ, *hmaːŋʔ, *hmaŋʔ
*hmaːŋ, *hmaːŋʔ
*hmaːŋʔ
*smaːŋs, *smaːŋ
*maŋ
*maŋ, *maŋs
*maŋ
*maŋ, *maŋs
*maŋ
*maŋ
*maŋ, *maŋs
*mlaŋʔ
*mlaŋʔ
*maŋʔ
*mlaŋʔ
*maŋʔ
*maŋʔ
*maŋʔ
*maŋʔ
*maŋʔ
*maŋʔ
*maŋs
*mraːŋ
*mraːŋ
*mraːŋ
*mraːŋ
*mraːŋ

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *maŋ, *maŋs): phonetic (OC *maŋ) + semantic  + semantic 𡈼.

Pronunciation[edit]


Note:
  • 3maan - vernacular;
  • 3vaan - literary.

Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
Initial () (4) (4)
Final () (106) (106)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Closed Closed
Division () III III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/mʉɐŋ/ /mʉɐŋH/
Pan
Wuyun
/mʷiɐŋ/ /mʷiɐŋH/
Shao
Rongfen
/miuɑŋ/ /miuɑŋH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/muaŋ/ /muaŋH/
Li
Rong
/miuaŋ/ /miuaŋH/
Wang
Li
/mĭwaŋ/ /mĭwaŋH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/miwaŋ/ /miwaŋH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
wáng wàng
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
wàng wàng
Middle
Chinese
‹ mjang › ‹ mjangH ›
Old
Chinese
/*maŋ/ /*maŋ-s/
English look at from a distance look at from a distance

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 # 1/2 2/2
No. 12667 12686
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0 0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*maŋ/ /*maŋs/

Definitions[edit]

  1. to gaze at; to stare at
    明月低頭故鄉 [Classical Chinese, trad.]
    明月低头故乡 [Classical Chinese, simp.]
    From: Tang Dynasty, 李白 (Li Bai), 靜夜思 ("Quiet Night Thought")
    Jǔtóu wàng míngyuè, dītóu sī gùxiāng. [Pinyin]
    I raise my head to gaze at the bright moon and bow my head to think of my hometown.
  2. (Cantonese) to look
    [Cantonese, trad.]
    [Cantonese, simp.]
    Ngo5 mong6 lai4 mong6 heoi3 dou1 mong6 m4 dou3-2 wo3! [Jyutping]
    I kept looking but I still can't see it!
    嗰度 / 𠮶度 [Cantonese]  ―  Mong6 haa5 go2 dou6! [Jyutping]  ―  Look over there!
    [Cantonese]  ―  mong6 zo2 [Jyutping]  ―  look left (found on roads in Hong Kong)
  3. to hope; to expect

Synonyms[edit]

Dialectal synonyms of (“to look”)
Variety Location Words
Classical Chinese
Formal (Written Standard Chinese)
Mandarin Beijing
Taiwan
Jinan
Xi'an
Wuhan
Chengdu 𧢭
Yangzhou
Hefei
Cantonese Guangzhou
Hong Kong
Taishan
Yangjiang
Gan Nanchang
Hakka Meixian
Miaoli (N. Sixian)
Liudui (S. Sixian)
Hsinchu (Hailu)
Dongshi (Dabu)
Zhuolan (Raoping)
Yunlin (Zhao'an)
Jin Taiyuan
Min Bei Jian'ou
Min Dong Fuzhou
Min Nan Xiamen
Quanzhou
Zhangzhou
Taipei
Chaozhou
Shantou
Wu Suzhou
Wenzhou
Xiang Changsha
Shuangfeng

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

‎(hiragana のぞむ, romaji Nozomu)

  1. A male given name

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(mang) (hangeul , revised mang, McCune-Reischauer mang, Yale mang)

  1. 바라다 (barada) to desire, expect, hope
  2. 바라보다 (baraboda) to gaze, look
  3. 우러러보다 (ureoreoboda) to admire, respect
  4. 엿보다 (yeosboda, yeot-) to peek, peep
  5. 원망하다 (wonmanghada) to deplore, reproach
  6. 이름 (ireum) name, fame
  7. 망제 (望祭, mangje) ancestor worship
  8. 보름 (boreum) full moon

Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(vọng)

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