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See also:
U+694A, 楊
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-694A

[U+6949]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+694B]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 75, +9, 13 strokes, cangjie input 木日一竹 (DAMH), four-corner 46927, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 538, character 30
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 15112
  • Dae Jaweon: page 926, character 11
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 2, page 1248, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+694A

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp.

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Western Zhou Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han)
Bronze inscriptions Small seal script
楊-bronze.svg 楊-seal.svg

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *laŋ): semantic (tree, wood) + phonetic (OC *laŋ) – a kind of tree.

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Sino-Tibetan *glaŋ (poplar, willow). Cognate with Tibetan ལྕང་མ (lcang ma, willow).

Pronunciation[edit]


Note:
  • iûⁿ/iôⁿ, chhiûⁿ/chhiôⁿ/chhiû/chhiōⁿ - vernacular;
  • iông/iâng - literary.
Note:
  • ion5/iên5 - vernacular;
  • iang5 - literary.
  • Wu

    Rime
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Initial () (36)
    Final () (105)
    Tone (調) Level (Ø)
    Openness (開合) Open
    Division () III
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /jɨɐŋ/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /jiɐŋ/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /iɑŋ/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /jɨaŋ/
    Li
    Rong
    /iaŋ/
    Wang
    Li
    /jĭaŋ/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /i̯aŋ/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    yáng
    BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Modern
    Beijing
    (Pinyin)
    yáng
    Middle
    Chinese
    ‹ yang ›
    Old
    Chinese
    /*laŋ/
    English poplar

    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. 14591
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    0
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*laŋ/

    Definitions[edit]

    1. willow; poplar; aspen
    2. A surname​, listed sixteenth in the Baijiaxing
    3. Young (English given name)

    Compounds[edit]


    Japanese[edit]

    Kanji[edit]

    (“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

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    Readings[edit]

    Compounds[edit]


    Kanji in this term
    よう
    Jinmeiyō
    on’yomi

    Pronunciation[edit]

    Affix[edit]

    (よう) (

    1. willow; poplar; aspen

    Korean[edit]

    Hanja[edit]

    (yang) (hangeul , revised yang, McCune–Reischauer yang, Yale yang)

    1. (버들): willow

    Synonyms[edit]

    Compounds[edit]


    Vietnamese[edit]

    Han character[edit]

    (dương)

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