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See also:
U+731B, 猛
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-731B

[U+731A]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+731C]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 94, +8, 11 strokes, cangjie input 大竹弓木廿 (KHNDT), four-corner 47217, composition)

Derived characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 713, character 26
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 20498
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1125, character 19
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 2, page 1354, character 22
  • Unihan data for U+731B

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*mraːŋʔ
*mraːŋʔ
*mraːŋʔ
*maŋʔ
*mraːŋs

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *mraːŋʔ): semantic  + phonetic  (OC *mraːŋs).

Pronunciation[edit]


Note:
  • māng - fierce (of fires), quick/speedy;
  • mēng - fierce (general), surname;
  • mē̤ng - powerful, suddenly.
  • Min Nan
  • Note:
    • béng - literary;
    • mih/meeh/mé - vernacular.

    Rime
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Initial () (4)
    Final () (109)
    Tone (調) Rising (X)
    Openness (開合) Open
    Division () II
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /mˠæŋX/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /mᵚaŋX/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /maŋX/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /maɨjŋX/
    Li
    Rong
    /mɐŋX/
    Wang
    Li
    /mɐŋX/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /mɐŋX/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    měng
    Zhengzhang system (2003)
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    No. 9148
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    0
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*mraːŋʔ/
    Notes

    Definitions[edit]

    1. ferocious; fierce; violent; powerful; vigorous
      /   ―  Fēng chuī de hěn měng.  ―  The wind is blowing very hard.
      /   ―  měngshòu  ―  ferocious beast
    2. bold
        ―  yǒngměng  ―  bold
    3. (slang) awesome
    4. suddenly; quickly
    5. (Cantonese) continuously; vigorously; persistently; insistently
      打機記得食飯 [Cantonese, trad.]
      打机记得食饭 [Cantonese, simp.]
      Keoi5 maang5 daa2 gei1, dou1 m4 gei3 dak1 jiu3 sik6 faan6. [Jyutping]
      He gamed as if there were no tomorrow, such that he even forgot to eat.
      女仔明明唔係 [Cantonese, trad.]
      女仔明明唔系 [Cantonese, simp.]
      From: Samuel Hui, 十個女仔
      sap6 go3 neoi5 zai2, gau2 go3 waa6 mai5, ming4 ming4 hai6 zai3, maang5 waa6 m4 hai6 [Jyutping]
      Out of ten girls, nine said no. [They're] obviously willing, [but they] kept saying no.

    Compounds[edit]


    Japanese[edit]

    Kanji[edit]

    (common “Jōyō” kanji)

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    Readings[edit]

    Compounds[edit]


    Kanji in this term
    もう
    Grade: S
    on’yomi

    Pronunciation[edit]

    Noun[edit]

    (hiragana もう, rōmaji , historical hiragana まう)

    1. ferociousness

    Proper noun[edit]

    (hiragana たけし, rōmaji Takeshi)

    1. A male given name

    (hiragana たける, rōmaji Takeru)

    1. A male given name

    References[edit]

    1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN

    Korean[edit]

    Hanja[edit]

    (maeng) (hangeul , revised maeng, McCune–Reischauer maeng, Yale mayng)

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    Vietnamese[edit]

    Han character[edit]

    (mãnh, mạnh)

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