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U+79BE, 禾
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-79BE

[U+79BD]
CJK Unified Ideographs 禿
[U+79BF]
U+2F72, ⽲
KANGXI RADICAL GRAIN

[U+2F71]
Kangxi Radicals
[U+2F73]

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) Kangxi Dictionary (compiled in Qing)
Oracle bone script Bronze inscriptions Small seal script Transcribed ancient scripts Ming typeface
禾-oracle.svg 禾-bronze.svg 禾-seal.svg 禾-bigseal.svg 禾-mingti-kangxi.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
  • Xiang

  • 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
    Expected
    Cantonese
    Reflex
    wo4
    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]

    References[edit]


    Japanese[edit]

    Kanji[edit]

    (“Jinmeiyō” kanji used for names)

    1. rice plant
    2. cereal

    Readings[edit]

    Compounds[edit]


    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]

    : Hán Nôm readings: hòa/hoà

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