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Translingual[edit]

Stroke order
皇-bw.png
Japanese stroke order
皇-jbw.png

Han character[edit]

(radical 106 +4, 9 strokes, cangjie input 竹日一土 (HAMG), four-corner 26104, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 786, character 14
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 22701
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1201, character 14
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2645, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+7687

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Gryph origin[edit]

Pictogram (象形) - a lit oil lamp. The derivative refers to the original word.

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1
Initial () (33)
Final () (102)
Tone (調) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Closed
Division () I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ɦwɑŋ/
Pan
Wuyun
/ɦʷɑŋ/
Shao
Rongfen
/ɣuɑŋ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ɦwaŋ/
Li
Rong
/ɣuɑŋ/
Wang
Li
/ɣuɑŋ/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ɣwɑŋ/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
huáng
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
huáng huáng
Middle
Chinese
‹ hwang › ‹ hwang ›
Old
Chinese
/*[ɢ]ʷˤaŋ/ /*[ɢ]ʷˤaŋ/
English yellow and white spotted sovereign

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. 12696
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ɡʷaːŋ/
Notes

Definitions[edit]

  1. royal, imperial, august
  2. emperor, sovereign, ruler, superior
  3. A surname​.

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 6 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. emperor

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

‎(hwang, wang) (hangeul , , revised hwang, wang, McCune-Reischauer hwang, wang, Yale hwang, wang)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(hoàng, huỳnh)

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