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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: 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
Characters in the same phonetic series () (Zhengzhang, 2003) 
Old Chinese
*kʰoːl, *kʰoːls
*kʰoːl
*kʰoːl
*kʰoːl
*ɡoːl
*ɡoːl, *ɡoːls
*ɡoːl
*ɡoːl, *ɡoːls
*ɡoːl
*ɡoːl
*ɡoːls

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

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]

    Dialectal synonyms of 稻子 (“rice (plant)”) [map]
    Variety Location Words
    Classical Chinese
    Formal (Written Standard Chinese) 稻子
    Mandarin Beijing 稻子
    Taiwan 稻子
    Harbin 稻子
    Jinan 稻子
    Muping 稻子
    Luoyang 稻子
    Xi'an 稻子
    Zhengzhou
    Xining 稻子
    Xuzhou 稻子
    Yinchuan 稻子
    Lanzhou 稻子
    Ürümqi 稻子
    Wuhan 稻穀
    Chengdu 穀子
    Liuzhou
    Kunming 稻子穀子
    Yangzhou 稻子
    Nanjing 稻子
    Hefei
    Cantonese Guangzhou
    Hong Kong
    Shunde
    Foshan
    Zhongshan
    Dongguan
    Hong Kong (Weitou)
    Doumen (Shangheng Tanka)
    Taishan
    Kaiping
    Shaoguan
    Yunfu 穀翁
    Yangjiang
    Xinyi
    Lianjiang
    Nanning
    Kuala Lumpur
    Gan Nanchang
    Lichuan
    Pingxiang
    Hakka Meixian
    Xingning
    Huidong
    Qujiang
    Xiaosanjiang
    Luchuan
    Changting
    Pingyu
    Wuping
    Liancheng
    Ninghua
    Yudu
    Ruijin
    Shicheng
    Shangyou
    Miaoli (N. Sixian) 禾仔
    Liudui (S. Sixian) 禾仔
    Hsinchu (Hailu) 禾仔
    Dongshi (Dabu)
    Hsinchu (Raoping) 禾仔
    Yunlin (Zhao'an)
    Hong Kong
    Sabah
    Senai
    Singkawang
    Huizhou Jixi
    Shexian
    Tunxi
    Jin Taiyuan 稻子
    Xinzhou 稻子
    Min Bei Jian'ou 早仔
    Min Dong Fuzhou
    Fuqing
    Min Nan Xiamen 粙仔
    Quanzhou
    Zhangzhou 粙仔
    Taipei 粙仔
    Kaohsiung 粙仔
    Tainan 粙仔
    Taichung 粙仔
    Wuqi 粙仔
    Hsinchu 粙仔
    Taitung 粙仔
    Lukang 粙仔
    Yilan 粙仔
    Magong
    Chaozhou
    Shantou
    Haifeng
    Johor Bahru
    Haikou
    Leizhou
    Puxian Min Putian
    Xianyou
    Pinghua Nanning
    Wu Shanghai
    Suzhou
    Hangzhou 稻子
    Wenzhou
    Chongming
    Danyang
    Jinhua
    Ningbo
    Xiang Changsha
    Shuangfeng
    Xiangtan
    Loudi
    Quanzhou 穀子

    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]

    Hanja[edit]

    (hwa) (hangeul )

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    Vietnamese[edit]

    Han character[edit]

    (hoà)

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