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See also:
U+6A21, 模
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6A21

[U+6A20]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+6A22]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 75 +10, 14 strokes, cangjie input 木廿日大 (DTAK), four-corner 44934, composition)

Related characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 551, character 2
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 15453
  • Dae Jaweon: page 939, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1261, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+6A21

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Small seal script
模-seal.svg
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
mraː
mraːɡs
maːl
maː
maː, *maːɡ
maː
maː
maː, *maːɡ
maː
maːɡs
maːɡs
maːɡs
maːɡs
maːɡs
maːɡ
maːɡ
maːɡ
maːɡ
maːɡ
maːɡ
maːɡ
maːɡ
maːɡ, *mraːɡ
maːɡ
mraːɡ
mraːɡ

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *maː): semantic  (tree) + phonetic  (OC *maːɡ).

Pronunciation 1[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (4)
Final () (23)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/muo/
Pan
Wuyun
/muo/
Shao
Rongfen
/mo/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/mɔ/
Li
Rong
/mo/
Wang
Li
/mu/
Bernard
Karlgren
/muo/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle
Chinese
‹ mu ›
Old
Chinese
/*mˤa/
English model

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. 9241
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*maː/

Definitions[edit]

  1. model; standard; example
  2. to copy; to imitate
  3. Short for 模特 (mótè, “model; fashion model”).
  4. Short for 模範模范 (mófàn, “model person; role model”).
  5. (mathematics) mod
  6. A surname​.

Compounds[edit]

PronunciaẀtion 2[edit]


Definitions[edit]

  1. appearance
  2. mold; matrix; shape; pattern

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 6 “Kyōiku” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

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

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(, mo, mọ, mu, mua, mạc, )

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