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U+79BE, 禾
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-79BE

[U+79BD]
CJK Unified Ideographs 禿
[U+79BF]

Translingual[edit]

Stroke order (Japan)
0 strokes
Stroke order
禾-order.gif

Han character[edit]

(radical 115, +0, 5 strokes, cangjie input 竹木 (HD), four-corner 20904, composition丿 or ⿻𠆢)

  1. Kangxi radical #115, .

Derived characters[edit]

Related characters[edit]

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 848, character 18
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 24906
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1270, character 11
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 4, page 2588, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+79BE

Chinese[edit]

simp. and trad.

Glyph origin[edit]

Historical forms of the character
Shang Western Zhou Shuowen Jiezi (compiled in Han) Liushutong (compiled in Ming)
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Small seal script Transcribed ancient scripts
禾-oracle.svg 禾-bronze.svg 禾-seal.svg 禾-bigseal.svg

Pictogram (象形) – picture of a plant stalk. The stalk is more recognizable in older form.

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Tibetan གྲོ (gro, wheat) (Hill, 2019).

Pronunciation[edit]


Note:
  • hua5 - literary;
  • da5 - vernacular (訓讀).
  • Wu

    Rime
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Initial () (33)
    Final () (95)
    Tone (調) Level (Ø)
    Openness (開合) Closed
    Division () I
    Fanqie
    Reconstructions
    Zhengzhang
    Shangfang
    /ɦuɑ/
    Pan
    Wuyun
    /ɦuɑ/
    Shao
    Rongfen
    /ɣuɑ/
    Edwin
    Pulleyblank
    /ɦwa/
    Li
    Rong
    /ɣuɑ/
    Wang
    Li
    /ɣuɑ/
    Bernard
    Karlgren
    /ɣuɑ/
    Expected
    Mandarin
    Reflex
    huó
    BaxterSagart system 1.1 (2014)
    Character
    Reading # 1/1
    Modern
    Beijing
    (Pinyin)
    Middle
    Chinese
    ‹ hwa ›
    Old
    Chinese
    /*[ɢ]ˁoj/
    English growing grain

    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. 4931
    Phonetic
    component
    Rime
    group
    Rime
    subdivision
    3
    Corresponding
    MC rime
    Old
    Chinese
    /*ɡoːl/

    Definitions[edit]

    1. grain; cereal
    2. rice plant

    Synonyms[edit]

    Compounds[edit]


    Japanese[edit]

    Kanji[edit]

    (“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

    1. rice plant

    Readings[edit]

    • Go-on: (wa)
    • Kan-on: (ka); くわ (kuwa)
    • Kun: いね (ine, ); のぎ (nogi, )

    Korean[edit]

    Etymology 1[edit]

    Hanja[edit]

    (eumhun (byeo hwa))

    1. rice

    Etymology 2[edit]

    Hanja[edit]

    (eumhun 말 이빨의 수효 (mal ipparui suhyo su))

    1. the number of horse teeth

    Vietnamese[edit]

    Han character[edit]

    (hoà)

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