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See also:
U+7405, 琅
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-7405

[U+7404]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+7406]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 96, +7, 11 strokes, cangjie input 一土戈日女 (MGIAV), four-corner 13132, composition𤣩)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 733, character 1
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 21013
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1144, character 8
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 2, page 1118, character 12
  • Unihan data for U+7405

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.
alternative forms

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han) Liushutong (compiled in Ming)
Small seal script Transcribed ancient scripts
琅-seal.svg 琅-bigseal.svg

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *raːŋ): semantic (jade) + phonetic (OC *raŋ)

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (37)
Final () (101)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/lɑŋ/
Pan
Wuyun
/lɑŋ/
Shao
Rongfen
/lɑŋ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/laŋ/
Li
Rong
/lɑŋ/
Wang
Li
/lɑŋ/
Bernard
Karlgren
/lɑŋ/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
láng
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
long4
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
láng láng
Middle
Chinese
‹ lang › ‹ lang ›
Old
Chinese
/*[r]ˁaŋ/ /*[r]ˁaŋ/
English (a kind of precious stone) 琅邪 (name of a mountain in Shāndōng)

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. 8018
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*raːŋ/

Definitions[edit]

  1. a variety of white carnelian
  2. pure white
  3. A surname​.

Compounds[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. pure jewel

Readings[edit]

  • Go-on: ろう ()
  • Kan-on: ろう ()

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(rang>nang) (hangeul >, revised rang>nang, McCune–Reischauer rang>nang, Yale lang>nang)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

: Hán Nôm readings: lang

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