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U+6CF3, 泳
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6CF3

[U+6CF2]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+6CF4]

Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
泳-bw.png

Han character[edit]

(radical 85 +5, 8 strokes, cangjie input 水戈弓水 (EINE), four-corner 33132, composition)

  1. dive
  2. to swim

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 619, character 2
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 17328
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1014, character 3
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 1595, character 5
  • Unihan data for U+6CF3

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Large seal script Small seal script
泳-oracle.svg 泳-bronze.svg 泳-bigseal.svg 泳-seal.svg
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*ɢʷraŋʔ
*ɢʷraŋʔ
*ɢʷraŋs
*ɢʷraŋs
*ɢʷraŋs

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (35)
Final () (112)
Tone (調) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ɦˠwiæŋH/
Pan
Wuyun
/ɦʷᵚiaŋH/
Shao
Rongfen
/ɣiuaŋH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ɦwiajŋH/
Li
Rong
/ɣiuɐŋH/
Wang
Li
/ɣĭwɐŋH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/i̯wɐŋH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
yòng
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
yǒng
Middle
Chinese
‹ hjwængH ›
Old
Chinese
/*[ɢ]ʷraŋ(ʔ)-s/
English go in water, wade

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. 15425
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ɢʷraŋs/

Verb[edit]

  1. to swim

Derived terms[edit]

  • 游泳 (yóuyǒng, “swim”)
  • 蝶泳 (diéyǒng, “butterfly stroke”)
  • 仰泳 (yǎngyǒng), 背泳 (bèiyǒng, “backstroke”)
  • 蛙泳 (wāyǒng, “breaststroke”)
  • 自由泳 (zìyóuyǒng, “freestyle”)

Proper noun[edit]

  1. A surname​.

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. to swim

Readings[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(yeong) (hangeul , revised yeong, McCune-Reischauer yŏng, Yale yeng)

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References[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(vịnh, vạnh)

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