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U+7733, 眳
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-7733

[U+7732]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+7734]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 109 +6, 11 strokes, cangjie input 月山弓戈口 (BUNIR), four-corner 67062, composition)

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 806, character 40
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 23306
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1222, character 15
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 4, page 2487, character 2
  • Unihan data for U+7733

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
meŋ
meŋ
meŋʔ, *meːŋʔ
meŋs
meːŋ
meːŋʔ
meːŋʔ
meːŋʔ

Phono-semantic compound (形聲, OC *meŋʔ, *meːŋʔ): semantic  (eye) + phonetic  (OC *meŋ).

Pronunciation[edit]


Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
Initial () (4) (4)
Final () (121) (125)
Tone (調) Rising (X) Rising (X)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () III IV
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/miᴇŋX/ /meŋX/
Pan
Wuyun
/miɛŋX/ /meŋX/
Shao
Rongfen
/miæŋX/ /mɛŋX/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/miajŋX/ /mɛjŋX/
Li
Rong
/miɛŋX/ /meŋX/
Wang
Li
/mĭɛŋX/ /mieŋX/
Bernard
Karlgren
/mi̯ɛŋX/ /mieŋX/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
mǐng mǐng
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/2 2/2
No. 9180 9185
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0 0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*meŋʔ/ /*meːŋʔ/

Definitions[edit]

  1. area between the eyebrows and the eyelashes
  2. (of eyes) muddled; unclear
  3. Used in 眳睛.