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Character
Unicode name CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6C5E
Code point U+6C5E
Entity number 汞
Unicode block CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+6C5D] [U+6C5F]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 85 +3, 7 strokes, cangjie input 一水 (ME), four-corner 10232)

  1. element

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 606, character 3
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 17139
  • Dae Jaweon: page 999, character 12
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 1550, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+6C5E

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (33)
Final () (1)
Tone (調) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ɦuŋX/
Pan
Wuyun
/ɦuŋX/
Shao
Rongfen
/ɣuŋX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ɦəwŋX/
Li
Rong
/ɣuŋX/
Wang
Li
/ɣuŋX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ɣuŋX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
hòng
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/1
No. 4063
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ɡoːŋʔ/
Notes

Definitions[edit]

  1. (chemistry) mercury (Hg)

Synonyms[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. mercury

Readings[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

This kanji is only seen in some compounds relating to mercury. Not used in isolation. Use 水銀 for the word mercury instead.


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

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

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