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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ideogrammic compound (會意):  (exceed/augment) +  (vessel) – to add too much (liquid) to a vessel.

Han character[edit]

(radical 108 +4, 9 strokes, cangjie input 弓尸月廿 (NSBT), four-corner 17107, composition)

  1. fill
  2. full, overflowing
  3. surplus
  4. (of the Moon) to wax

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 793, character 7
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 22961
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1208, character 9
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2558, character 12
  • Unihan data for U+76C8

Chinese[edit]

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simp. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Middle Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Character (盈), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: 以 (36)
Final: 清
Division: III

Openness: Open
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie: 以成切
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/jiᴇŋ/ /i̯ɛŋ/ /iɛŋ/ /jiɛŋ/ /jiajŋ/ /jĭɛŋ/ /iæŋ/
Old Chinese pronunciation (, reconstructed)
Baxter-Sagart system 1.1 (2014)
Character Modern Beijing
(Pinyin)
Middle Chinese Old Chinese English
yíng ‹ yeng › /*leŋ (< *liŋ?)/ fill

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 No. Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
Corresponding
MC rime
Old Chinese Notes
15352 0 /*leŋ/

Definitions[edit]

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(uncommon “Hyōgai” kanji)

  1. fill
  2. surplus

Readings[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(yeong) (hangeul , revised yeong, McCune-Reischauer yŏng, Yale yeng)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(doanh, dềnh, giềng, diềng, riêng)

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