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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  ‎(water) + phonetic [1]

Han character[edit]

(radical 85 +6, 9 strokes, cangjie input 水廿手 (ETQ), four-corner 38151, composition)

  1. ocean, sea
  2. A (typically male) given name
  3. foreign, western, imported

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.yellowbridge.com/chinese/character-etymology.php?searchChinese=1&zi=%E6%B4%8B
  • KangXi: page 619, character 28
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 17363
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1014, character 19
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 1615, character 11
  • Unihan data for U+6D0B

Chinese[edit]

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simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (洋), Pronunciation 1/2

Initial: 以 (36)
Final: 陽
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 與章切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/jɨɐŋ/ /i̯aŋ/ /iaŋ/ /jiɐŋ/ /jɨaŋ/ /jĭaŋ/ /iɑŋ/
Character (洋), Pronunciation 2/2

Initial: 邪 (17)
Final: 陽
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 似羊切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/zɨɐŋ/ /zi̯aŋ/ /ziaŋ/ /ziɐŋ/ /zɨaŋ/ /zĭaŋ/ /ziɑŋ/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
yáng ‹ yang › /*ɢ(r)aŋ/ 'great expanse of water'

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
14525 0 /*ljaŋ/
14536 0 /*laŋ/

Definitions[edit]

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Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 3 “Kyōiku” kanji)

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Readings[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

‎(hiragana ひろし, romaji Hiroshi)

  1. A male given name

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

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

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(dương)

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