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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

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: volume 2, page 1248, character 4
  • Unihan data for U+694A

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp.

Pronunciation[edit]


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

Initial: (36)
Final: (105)
Tone: Level (Ø)

Openness: Open
Division: III
Fanqie:

Expected Mandarin reflex: yáng
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Pan
Wuyun
Shao
Rongfen
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Li
Rong
Wang
Li
Bernard
Karlgren
/jɨɐŋ/ /jiɐŋ/ /iɑŋ/ /jɨaŋ/ /iaŋ/ /jĭaŋ/ /i̯aŋ/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
yáng ‹ yang › /*laŋ/ 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 No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
14591 0 /*laŋ/

Definitions[edit]

  1. willow, poplar, aspen
  2. A surname​, listed sixteenth in the Baijiaxing

Compounds[edit]

References[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

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Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]


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, dàng, thang)

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