皇太后

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Chinese[edit]

Chinese Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia zh
emperor; surname empress dowager
simp. and trad.
(皇太后)
太后

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1 1/2 2/2
Initial () (33) (6) (33) (33)
Final () (102) (25) (137) (137)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Departing (H) Rising (X) Departing (H)
Openness (開合) Closed Open Open Open
Division () I I I I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ɦwɑŋ/ /tʰɑiH/ /ɦəuX/ /ɦəuH/
Pan
Wuyun
/ɦʷɑŋ/ /tʰɑiH/ /ɦəuX/ /ɦəuH/
Shao
Rongfen
/ɣuɑŋ/ /tʰɑiH/ /ɣəuX/ /ɣəuH/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/ɦwaŋ/ /tʰajH/ /ɦəwX/ /ɦəwH/
Li
Rong
/ɣuɑŋ/ /tʰɑiH/ /ɣuX/ /ɣuH/
Wang
Li
/ɣuɑŋ/ /tʰɑiH/ /ɣəuX/ /ɣəuH/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ɣwɑŋ/ /tʰɑiH/ /ɣə̯uX/ /ɣə̯uH/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
huáng tài hòu hòu
Expected
Cantonese
Reflex
wong4 taai3 hau6 hau6
BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2 1/1 1/1
Modern
Beijing
(Pinyin)
huáng huáng tài hòu
Middle
Chinese
‹ hwang › ‹ hwang › ‹ thajH › ‹ huwX ›
Old
Chinese
/*[ɢ]ʷˁaŋ/ /*[ɢ]ʷˁaŋ/ /*l̥ˁa[t]-s/ /*ɢˁ(r)oʔ/
English yellow and white spotted sovereign great sovereign; queen

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 1/1 1/2 2/2
No. 12696 1937 5168 5172
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0 1 0 0
Corresponding
MC rime
𠋫
Old
Chinese
/*ɡʷaːŋ/ /*tʰaːds/ /*ɡoːʔ/ /*ɡoːs/
Notes

Noun[edit]

皇太后

  1. empress dowager

Synonyms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Sino-Xenic (皇太后):

Others:


Japanese[edit]

Japanese Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia ja
Kanji in this term
こう
Grade: 6
たい
Grade: 2
ごう
Grade: 6
on’yomi

Noun[edit]

(こう)(たい)(ごう) (kōtaigō

  1. empress dowager
    Synonym: 太后 (taigō)

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Noun[edit]

皇太后 (hwangtaehu) (hangeul 황태후)

  1. Hanja form? of 황태후 (empress dowager).

Vietnamese[edit]

Hán tự in this term

Noun[edit]

皇太后

  1. Hán tự form of hoàng thái hậu (empress dowager).