Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
See also:

Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  +  or Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *ŋa): semantic  ‎(water) + phonetic  ‎(OC *ŋa).

Han character[edit]

(radical 85 +11, 14 strokes, cangjie input 水弓田火 (ENWF), four-corner 37136)

  1. to fish
  2. seize
  3. pursue
  4. used as a surname

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 644, character 21
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 18101
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1052, character 5
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 3, page 1726, character 10
  • Unihan data for U+6F01

Chinese[edit]

trad.
simp.

Pronunciation[edit]


Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (31)
Final () (22)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ŋɨʌ/
Pan
Wuyun
/ŋiɔ/
Shao
Rongfen
/ŋiɔ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ŋɨə̆/
Li
Rong
/ŋiɔ/
Wang
Li
/ŋĭo/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ŋi̯wo/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle
Chinese
‹ ngjo ›
Old
Chinese
/*[ŋ](r)a/
English to fish

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. 15940
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ŋa/
Notes

Definitions[edit]

  1. This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 4 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. to fish

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Kanji in this term
りょう
Grade: 4
kan'yōon

From confusion with .[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(hiragana りょう, romaji ryō, historical hiragana れふ)

  1. (business) fishing

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(eo) (hangeul , revised eo, McCune-Reischauer ŏ, Yale e)

  1. This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.

Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(ngư)

  1. This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.